"Natural Mystic"



"Natural Mystic" 2021 24"x 30" mix media $1800


There's a natural mystic

Blowing through the air

If you listen carefully now you will hear

This could be the first trumpet

Might as well be the last

Many more will have to suffer

Many more will have to die

Don't ask me why


Inspired by the lyrics from the song Natural Mystic by "Bob Marley"


About the author: John Obafemi Jones is an American artist residing in the U.S. Virgin Islands. An expressionistic figurative painter, his paintings are rooted in his need for self-discovery and expression. He frequently uses jazz themes and blues icons because he feels these art forms have historically confronted some of society’s most profound questions. Learn about his art journey by visiting www.johnobafemijones.


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