4artandadventure

Dionnne Haroutunian

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Photo taken by Gayle Murphy at Mad Moto Madness

My passions are art, community, traveling and motorcycle, and they entwine seamlessly. One of the most significant ways that I comprehend the world is by riding my motorcycle everywhere. It’s a remarkable mode of travel because it removes the separation between my environment and myself. When I ride, I experience the landscape through my senses, instead of simply observing it from a distance. Another critical aspect of motorcycling for me is that the probability for chance meetings and unexpected discoveries are increased; people tend to gravitate toward motorcyclists and strike up conversations. These fortuitous exchanges contribute to my overall sense of connection in the world.

Once I am back in my studio, my motorcycle forays become one of the sources of inspiration behind my artwork and writing.

Here is an article about 4Art&Adventure “World Peace One Friendship At A Time” by Peggy Sturdivant

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