The photography of Tyrone Williams is a reminder that beauty is to be found everywhere — In trash cans, puddles and rearview mirrors. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, revealed through the lens of the keen observer. Behind surfaces of man-made dullness lays a world of endless inspiration. To me those wonderous urban imperfections bring about a feeling of reconciliation with a surrounding that seems mundane or unsightly for many living in it.
How do we want to live? These people choose a life away from the cities, willing to abandon lifestyles based on performance, efficiency and consumption.
For seven thousand years, the Selk’nam, Yamana and Kawésqar people inhabited the forbidding archipelago of Southern Patagonia.
Kevin Lucbert draws doors into parallel universes. And he mostly uses the color blue, which obviously fits to DOP. It…
Beneath our everyday world there is a miniature universe of cells, trillions of tiny worlds, unseen and beautiful. This is the machinery of life and it never rests!
This documentary from 1996 is a celebration of life.
Phyllis Galembo‘s pictures reflect the ritual adornment and spirituality of masquerade in Nigeria, Benin and Burkina Faso in West Africa.
Jacob Kirkegaard‘s photo series Nagaras 1 and 2 explores a sonic phenomenon which only occurs in a few deserts around…
Traveling south, being outdoors and reading Hesse goes well together.
And I’m realizing again how deeply this man talks to me.
Turrell is an artist who works with the nature of perception. He uses light to make you perceive your perceiving.
I would describe the work of Ernesto Neto as ‘body art’. It’s a supreme example of art that communicates by bodily sensations.
Indulging in the aimless activity of watching the ephemeral beauty of clouds can enrich your life. Realize we don’t live beneath the sky, we live within it.
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.
I was told it’s a pity that DOP is such a men’s club. And it’s true, the feminine is underrepresented.…
Rebecca Reeve creates portals from the domestic into the wilderness with a bit of household drapery.
Renzo Martens’ Enjoy Poverty is one of the most provocative films that have been circulating the art world since its release in 2009.
This book is the best reminder that a computer screen can’t replace the printing quality of a well produced book. The nuances of black are outstanding…
In 1993 the brothers Robyn and Rand Miller created MYST — a video game unlike any other before. It’s a…
The ancient art of wayfinding is an almost forgotten skill once common throughout the Pacific.
Landscape topographies derived from graph data were modeled in 3D and then oil paintings created from those 3D renders.
This series is about how those in power have used Freud’s theories to try and control the dangerous crowd in an age of mass democracy.