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.
J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere’s work captures the intersection of cultural tradition and personal expression.
The first video is a catchy excerpt of a long lecture by Terence McKenna. To me it seems like it serves as a battle call, the manifesto of the limitless beings we all are.
In my point of view these 3D animations of mandelbrot sets are a very effective way of getting a glimpse of infinity
Roger Dean is best known for his work on posters and album covers for musicians, which he began painting in…
This is a 10 hour weekend workshop given by Terence McKenna in Boulder, Colorado May 29-31, 1992.
Robert Beatty’s artworks are exceptionally peculiar and seem impossible to pin down.
A primal heart still beats in Europe. Rural people all over the continent kept the connection to nature’s rhythm and celebrate the seasonal cycle. They invoke death but bestow fertile life.
This series from 1975 takes us on a journey around the world to reveal the making and use of tribal art in some of the few places on earth where the traditions are intact.
Ernst Fuchs was one of the most influential masters of the visionary arts movement.
Pedro Friedeberg and Frida Kahlo were the only two Mexican artists recognized by Andre Breton as part of the Surrealist movement.
For more than fifty years the Dillon’s formed one of the most successful and influential illustrator partnership.
I’m aware of Ana Noble and her life at the navel of the moon (Mexico City) since I discovered her flickr stream many years ago.
When the substance revealed itself to Albert Hofmann in 1943 he took on the responsibility and changed the world.
These pictures are a marvelous way to depict the infinite pool of our imagination.
Finally, the story of the greatest science fiction epic never made has finally been told. Jodorowsky’s Dune is a new documentary about that beautiful, crazy-ambitious, disaster of an adaptation.
Schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals turned into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists.
This documentary is a great introduction to the world of Wilhelm Reich. A pioneer on so many levels. His holistic…
The feelings provoked by Robert Steven Connett’s paintings vary widely. Some will see mostly the beautiful and the interesting, and others will see only the unsettling.
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
Back in the early 1970s, Phil Kirkland created surreal textbook illustrations, mostly for psychology and health books.