Contemplating the circle of life and of things

Karl Saliter’s show of new work at Noble Horizons includes this painting, “Impermanence,” being straightened by the artist. The show opens Oct. 18. Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

SALISBURY — “Earthbound Buddha,” a show of new art by Karl Saliter, opens at Noble Horizons in Salisbury on Friday, Oct. 18, with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m.

In an interview at his studio at the end of September, Saliter said the works in the show depict “people in meditation and prayer — thinking earthbound thoughts.”

Anyone who has ever attempted to meditate and instead thought about how to pay for snow tires will be able to relate.

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