Capturing the intersection of cultural tradition and personal expression, J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere’s photographs show what happens when personal style bleeds into the realm of art. The best-known part of his work consists of almost thousand different hairstyles mostly from his native country Nigeria.
Pedro Friedeberg and Frida Kahlo were the only two Mexican artists recognized by Andre Breton as part of the Surrealist movement.
Tomorrow November 12 the space probe Rosetta will deploy a lander to the surface of the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
The ancient and the yet unseen echoes through these arabesque hyper realms, with an almost hallucinatory effect.
Minoru Nomata paints fantastical structures and towers, standing isolated in front of a subdued sky. Their purpose is mysterious.
The documentary investigates the origins of modern yoga and presents especially Krishnamacharya’s life and teachings.
Maxfield Parrish captures a light mood in his paintings that feels supernatural and very real and tangible at the same time.
The skin of another is as cryptic as the vastness of the heavens above. But we try to find meaning, with celestial maps of heavenly bodies.
We all know this masterpiece but the delight is in the detail.
The mere fact that you exist is quite awesome. The way you came into this existence is a unsurpassable miracle hard to believe.
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.
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.
My father’s home and studio became very inspiring to me. I find it very interesting to see people’s characters reflected…
It’s been a long time since the last post on Moebius. Back then I presented a selection of his black and white work…
I would describe the work of Ernesto Neto as ‘body art’. It’s a supreme example of art that communicates by bodily sensations.
Karolina’s mission is the transmutation of reality, her work far more than mere adornment — she weaves the umbilical thread that reminds us of dimensions we have just forgotten about.
Malcolm Kirk traveled to Papua New Guinea in 1967. He returned repeatedly during the ensuing 13 years, documenting the extraordinary tribal decorations he had observed on that initial trip.
In 1912, the pitface miner Augustin Lesage heard a voice telling him that he was going to become a painter…
The synchronicity of discovering Esther Teichmann at this moment in my life is striking. I am surrounded by lush nature and the promise of the unknown speaks to me beyond language.
Rimantas Dichavičius is a photographer and illustrator from Lithuania. In this book he confronts the female nude with pictures of nature.
Edward S. Curtis shows us an ancient way of life that is about to vanish. And after that the wisdom will be forever lost.