La Planète sauvage (Fantastic Planet) is a classic of surreal animation. But it’s far more than just dazzlingly beautiful and disturbing, it holds thought-provoking ideas to contemplate on.
I would describe the work of Ernesto Neto as ‘body art’. It’s a supreme example of art that communicates by bodily sensations.
Viktor Schauberger (1885 — 1958) was an exceptional inventor and scientist. His body of work revolves around water and it’s natural behavior and inherent energy.
There’s a whole earth community that has nothing to do with human beings.
Fractals are a wonderful way of seeing infinity. Their beauty is only secondary after that lesson in perception.
French artist Alexandra Duprez mentions Australian Aboriginal art as her main inspiration to take up painting.
I try to put down a marker against the fashion mumbo-jumbo of our consumer culture, that only reinforces disempowerment and…
Auroville is the dream of a better world. It doesn’t matter on how many levels such projects struggle or fail.…
This account from lalaland is beautifully bridging the gap between science and spirituality to open up our perception of the world.
Gabor Maté is a Canadian physician who specializes in the study and treatment of addiction. He radiates kindness and a deep understanding of the human condition.
The base of Michiel Schuurman’s graphic work is a certain logic – whether natural, scientific or historical. Geeky algorithms, natural…
McKenna’s offers far-sighted perspectives on the cyber punk culture and virtual reality. I miss this kind of utopian thinking these days. Where are we heading for with our technology? What could be a positive ultimate goal of it?
Tomás Sánchez is best known as a painter of landscapes. These scenes are the sweetest praise of nature and meditation.
Every time I return to Terence McKenna I am amazed once more. Hours of listening just fly by.
Why is it that looking at an open body causes such revulsion?
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.
Critical thinking in regard to technology isn’t overworked these days and it can’t hurt to reconsider our current course and if it is leading us towards a prosperous future.
Jerry Uelsmann uses the technique of combination printing to create his dreamlike scenes.
I want to tell you about the Lebensreform movement in the early 20th century. The problems back then were the same like today.
If the human being is the only animal that knows it lives in time, the movie is about that knowledge, a modern fairy tale about the nature of being alive.