This notion from Greek philosophy, taken up in biology, was later adopted by modern philosophers to explain the universe.
Leibniz is the one who brought it to light with Monadology, a work published in 1714.
I retain an understanding of the world through monads, autonomous entities that combine in harmony.
My studio is a philo-bio-cyano laboratory where I found monads, a whole collection, the #Monadaz.
Each one is a microcosm that contains a diversity of blues, textures and features.
The monad, a unity, an exploration of abstract art.