Heinz Edelmann‘s illustrations really made a lasting impression on me as a child. His distinct style seemed all-around and I remember one picture book in particular: Andromedar SR1 (published 1970).
I try to put down a marker against the fashion mumbo-jumbo of our consumer culture, that only reinforces disempowerment and…
The objective of this series was to examine the effect of the elemental forces on the site; and to lift the actual sand off the surface and to fix it in its exact place and shape.
To me the main characteristics that constitute the human condition are plasticity and the tendency to repeat.
I wanted to make a post about the Brazilian visionary artist Tuco Amalfi for some time already. Now I saw…
Every belief system has to offer a good story. The more poetic and sensational the more likely to find followers. Paul Gustave Doré‘s way of depicting Christian imagery is a great example.
I’m absolutely mesmerized by Jordan Kasey‘s paintings. Her color scheme and softness of shapes and light have a dazzling effect…
There is a small group of painters who are able to invoke nature’s serene magic. Isono is one of them and his love for the forest is very tangible.
Gazing up into the kaleidoscopic worlds of these Iranian mosque ceilings invokes a feeling of transcendental glory.
Roger Caillois’ involvement with stones isn’t so much on a scientific level, he more created a philosophy around the inner worlds of the stones.
Spencer Tunick photographs individuals en masse, without their clothing, grouped together.
This book is a must for all future parents. Besides that they don’t need to learn much.
After so much exploring the inner worlds and energetic realms, back to matter.
I’m reading the autobiography of Carl Gustav Jung. It was a name I’ve come across constantly and I knew there’s…
Jon Rafman explores the impact of technology on contemporary consciousness, modern social interactions, communities and virtual realities.
Cymatics is the study of visible sound and vibration. The phenomenon is visualized with various materials…
This little chapter from The Center of the Cyclone by John C. Lilly turned out to be a piece of wisdom that stood the test of time.
This is as fashion as it gets on DOP. But Dutch photographer Viviane Sassen‘s work is extraordinary and transcends the common.
Flor Garduño’s pictures are a celebration of eternal womanhood and fecundity of nature.
For seven thousand years, the Selk’nam, Yamana and Kawésqar people inhabited the forbidding archipelago of Southern Patagonia.
Pavel Tchelitchew clearly was a seer of the unseen, a true visionary artist.