“The Zero Key” by Martin Stensaas. 12″ x 12″ Currently on view at Modern Eden Gallery, San Francisco, as part of the “Universe: The Art of Existence” exhibition, April-May 2014. For inquiries, please contact Modern Eden Gallery.
This piece is a variant of “The Fool” in the Tarot deck. It represents the fundamental going-forth into the world. Here, the youth steps out into a fresh world still forming from some primary resonance. Hidden within the background is an encrypted character, the Zero Key.