Étienne-Louis Boullée is the master of monumental cenotaphs.
Boullée’s most emblematic project is his cenotaph designed for Isaac Newton. It’s the first of the pictures below and you can find a short text about it here.
Biosphere 2 was one of the most lauded experiments of the 1990s, then one of the most ridiculed. Now it is back, offering a unique way to put theories about climate and environment to the test.
When it comes to Moebius aka Jean Giraud (* 1938 — † 2012) it’s hard to make a choice what to present. His body of work is huge and versatile. My selection focuses on his early black & white work.
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.
It’s been a long time since the last post on Moebius. Back then I presented a selection of his black and white work…
J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere’s work captures the intersection of cultural tradition and personal expression.
Phyllis Galembo‘s pictures reflect the ritual adornment and spirituality of masquerade in Nigeria, Benin and Burkina Faso in West Africa.
Language and all forms of image making are very insufficient means of representation. But the urge to try is strong.
Kirlian believed that images created by Kirlian Photography might depict a conjectural energy field or aura, that surrounds all living things.
Hans Bellmer was a photographer, sculptor, printmaker, painter and writer.
Keith Rankin is responsible for the sublime artwork of Orange Milk Records.
Ben Tolman’s ink drawings reflect the fact that there is a subtle world we only perceive in non-ordinary states of consciousness.
Capturing the fleeting moments of a wave’s journey to dissipation, Australian photographer Ray Collins feels more at home floating in…
For more than fifty years the Dillon’s formed one of the most successful and influential illustrator partnership.
Lately I also rediscovered the wholesome experience of being with with a group of strangers who share an intention of love & growth.
Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.
Swiatoslaw Wojtkowiak is a daredevil with a good eye and the guts to go beyond what meets the eye.
Cymatics is the study of visible sound and vibration. The phenomenon is visualized with various materials…
The ancient art of wayfinding is an almost forgotten skill once common throughout the Pacific.
When I look at the sculptures of Constantin Brâncuşi I feel a deep serenity. It is the revelation of the…
There’s a whole earth community that has nothing to do with human beings.