Free Your Mind, the Rest Will Follow

On a Beam of Light: The Story of Albert Einstein, Illustrated by the Great Vladimir Radunsky

is a picture book about Einstein and charmingly illustrated by Vladimir Radunksy in watercolors and ink.

From spaceships and satellites, there is not a part of modern technology and science that his thinking hasn’t touched.

Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.
Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.

While he helped us understand the universe as no one ever had before, Einstein’s greatest legacy to us isn’t all the answers he bequeathed but all the open questions he left for today’s young minds.

Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.
Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.

Those young minds that are inherently full of wonder and curiosity, and best kept alive through unfettered play… music…

Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.
Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.

and, please, let’s not forget – ice-cream!

Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.
Vladimir Radunsky. On a Beam of Light. 2013. Paper, Watercolor, Ink.

Because, after all, it is  the thoroughly conscious ignorance and life’s little joys that keeps the child within us alive and is essential to our understanding of life.

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