Pilots say that when flying you can lose your sense of what is up and what is down. In murky water, scuba divers can mistake the bottom for the surface. Skiers buried in avalanches have thought that they were digging through the snow toward the sky only to strike dirt and rock.
|Hiro Yamagata’s “Balloon Race”|
|Salvador Dali’s “Ascension”|
|Rene Magritte’s “The Infinite Recognition”|