Sculpture, recycled materials
Elder Gideon, MFA, is a Gnostic folk artist visualizing a rare oral tradition of mystical Christianity. Trained in classical and contemporary painting and sculpture at California State University, Sacramento and L’Accademia di Belle Arti in Florence, Gideon’s icons, talismans, and sacred space installations are sought by Gnostic practitioners throughout the U.S. and abroad. He is also a published poet, translator, and essayist. His upcoming show Equal Arms will open at the Sacramento Poetry Center this November 2021. Please visit him @elder.gideon or www.eldergideon.com.