Vaka Valo’s ongoing ‘Dream Diary’ series brilliantly repurposes schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals and turns them into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists. Especially Toshio Saeki evokes a similar feeling in me, although using more explicit images.
The mere fact that you exist is quite awesome. The way you came into this existence is a unsurpassable miracle hard to believe.
I would describe the work of Ernesto Neto as ‘body art’. It’s a supreme example of art that communicates by bodily sensations.
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.
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.
My own infrequent writings are purely experientially and I’m not well-read enough to refer to the spiritual heritage of millenia. However others can.
I just had an experience that left me totally overwhelmed. I went to my first group session of Holotropic Breathwork…
The art of the Australian Aborigines is one of the oldest artistic traditions alive. This selection shows paintings from the mid-fifties until now by artists from the Arnhem Land region in Northern Australia.
Alexander Ross’ hyper worlds of cellular growth and green towering vines are one of a kind.
This documentary from 1996 is a celebration of life.
I’m totally fascinated by Hannsjörg Voth‘s structures in the Moroccan desert. There is a beautiful book called Stadt des Orion…
Spencer Tunick photographs individuals en masse, without their clothing, grouped together.
Every time I return to Terence McKenna I am amazed once more. Hours of listening just fly by.
I hesitated to make this post because what it reveals is a rather weird presentation of human desire. But ultimately…
The ancient art of wayfinding is an almost forgotten skill once common throughout the Pacific.
The Adventurous Spark aka TAS is an Austrian 3D artist specialized in live visuals and mapping for psytrance festivals.
The art of dying, the experience of letting go all that is known is almost forgotten in our culture.
Edward James — described by Salvador Dalí as “crazier than all the Surrealists together” — designed a sculptural dream garden that defies any architectural label.
Jerry Uelsmann uses the technique of combination printing to create his dreamlike scenes.
Flor Garduño’s pictures are a celebration of eternal womanhood and fecundity of nature.
I’m absolutely mesmerized by Jordan Kasey‘s paintings. Her color scheme and softness of shapes and light have a dazzling effect…