Best known for his fashion photography, Irving Penn’s repertoire also includes portraits of creative greats, still lifes and ethnographic photographs from around the world. For his long-term project Worlds in a Small Room he used a portable studio lit with natural light only. This setup allowed him to stage the locals in front of his infamous stained canvas while still close to their daily life.
The drawn structures depict the unfathomable abundance of sensuous impulses, in order to make it available for fresh examination.
Capturing the fleeting moments of a wave’s journey to dissipation, Australian photographer Ray Collins feels more at home floating in…
Visually arresting and conceptually rigorous, the graphic design of Boris Bućan has recently experienced renewed international interest.
This message is so utterly beautiful in its implications that I just want to believe it! Love & gratitude materializes in beauty.
Wim Hof is a modern-day yogi, a teacher of self-empowerment — not a stuntman.
Tristram Lansdowne is a Toronto based painter who mainly works in watercolor. I like his futuristic approach of combining architecture with nature.
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.
Ernst Fuchs was one of the most influential masters of the visionary arts movement.
Drawings from Philippe Caza‘s Hydrogenesis.
Richard Evans Schultes is the father of modern ethnobotany and some of his scholars carry on his heritage.
If you think you are a spiritual energetic being then you will heal yourself by merely realizing what you truly are. Shamans are your helpers on this path.
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.
Edward S. Curtis shows us an ancient way of life that is about to vanish. And after that the wisdom will be forever lost.
The presentation of love as as a skill that can be taught and developed is all the more important for modern humans alienated from each other and from nature.
After so much exploring the inner worlds and energetic realms, back to matter.
I am fascinated by people who make the bold step into alternative ways of living. If none of the given choices seem to fit you, create your own!
The ancient and the yet unseen echoes through these arabesque hyper realms, with an almost hallucinatory effect.
A practice of self-enquiry like yoga isn’t on the agenda of a system of control and conformity. But even in East Germany people pursued this path, despite the risk of arousing suspicion.
Minoru Nomata paints fantastical structures and towers, standing isolated in front of a subdued sky. Their purpose is mysterious.
R. Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life’s work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of his major inventions and discoveries.