Due to a masterly handling of paint and materials and an innovative multi-layered technique, the images of the artist's transcendent-self resonate with life yet point to another realm of existence. It is apparent these paintings were created by an artist with profound visual experiences. William Rock's work taps into the mystical traditions which are as old as humanity itself. - New Art Examiner
" To transcend the self is what some may call the divine or others may call pure awareness."