About the Author

Shaktima Brien
Blurbarian Since August 2010
Name Shaktima Brien
My Web Site http://www.shaktiland.com/
Location Palm Springs, CA, USA
Gender Female
My Occupation Artist, painter, writer, teacher
My Bio A painter since 1983, Shaktima Brien's tableaux were exhibited four times the Palm Springs Art Museum.
Brien curated a first Surreal show in Palm Springs at Gallery 446 in 2012, after two solo exhibitions in Los Angeles and Palm Springs. Shaktima's painting "Shamans" received an Honorable Mention at the 10th Juried Art Show of the City of Palm Springs in 2008.
In 2004, Brien's work was exhibited at the UCLA Fowler Museum of Cultural History for the premiere of Signs of Time (rf. Marija Gimbutas, archeologist), selected by Judy Freeman, Associate Curator of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and sold at the Shirley MacLaine and Whoopi Goldberg Art Auction in the 90's.
Shaktima Brien's book are "Angelina and Men, a Heroine's Journey (kunstlerroman), "Goddess journey, Conscious Awakening", 33 paintings exploring the Feminine Essence, "Painting Life", a monograph with essay by Betty Ann Brown, Ph.D, Art Historian, and "Spiritual Enlightenment, Breakthroughs and Shortcuts".

Things I Don't Mind The World Knowing

Spoiler alert: I'm thinking my next book will be about...
Goddess Journey, Conscious Awakening.
This book is addictive. Read it. (At your own risk.)
"Angelina and Men", a kunstlerroman on becoming an artist by Shaktima Brien ~