ELEMENTAL, The Power of Illuminated Love (ISBN 0972114270) is a celebrated gift book by two acclaimed creative artists: painter Luther E. Vann, whose work was exhibited at the Telfair Museum Jepson Center for the Arts throughout Summer 2008 in Savannah, Ga., followed by another exhibition through the fall at the I.P. Stanback Museum in Orangeburg, S.C.; and writer Aberjhani, co-author of the award-winning Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance and author of The American Poet Who Went Home Again.
A perfect gift for graduations, father’s day, birthdays, and other occasions, ELEMENTAL: The Power of Illuminated Love contains more than 60 brilliant reproductions of Vann’s prize-winning work, much of which now hangs in private and public collections, including pieces recently added. The book also features statements by the artist on his unique creative vision. The title is a featured selection of the Grits.com Online Book Club.
In addition, it containts introductory essays by Aberjhani and corresponding poetry, much of which has been showcased in ESSENCE Magazine and other publications. For more on ELEMENTAL, The Power of Illuminated Love, please see Aberjhani’s Amazon Connect Author blog.