Vaka Valo
Dream Diaries

Schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals turned into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists.

Alexander Ross
The primordial cell

Alexander Ross’ hyper worlds of cellular growth and green towering vines are one of a kind.

Ernst Fuchs
Architectura caelestis

Ernst Fuchs was one of the most influential masters of the visionary arts movement.

TAS
DMT fluorescence out of the dark

The Adventurous Spark aka TAS is an Austrian 3D artist specialized in live visuals and mapping for psytrance festivals.

Robert Beatty
Keep it surreal

Robert Beatty’s artworks are exceptionally peculiar and seem impossible to pin down.

Las Pozas
de Edward James

Edward James — described by Salvador Dalí as “crazier than all the Surrealists together” — designed a sculptural dream garden that defies any architectural label.

Robert Venosa
Timeless vistas of inner realities

New York City born, Robert Venosa was transported into the world of fine art in the late 60’s after having…

Phil Kirkland
The psychedelic textbook solution

Back in the early 1970s, Phil Kirkland created surreal textbook illustrations, mostly for psychology and health books.

Storm Thorgerson
Taken by Storm

Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.

Brenna Murphy
Resonant hyper objects

The ancient and the yet unseen echoes through these arabesque hyper realms, with an almost hallucinatory effect.

Keith Rankin
Half child Half ancient

Keith Rankin is responsible for the sublime artwork of Orange Milk Records.

Jerry Uelsmann
Photo Synthesis

Jerry Uelsmann uses the technique of combination printing to create his dreamlike scenes.

René Magritte
Evoking the mysterious

René Magritte developed key strategies and techniques to defamiliarize the familiar, to evoke the mysterious.

Jung-Yeon Min
Organic Headspaces

These pictures are a marvelous way to depict the infinite pool of our imagination.

Asger Carlsen
Studies on flexibility of relation

Asger Carlsen’s pictures make me think about my human form and its range of functions.

Daehyun Kim
Moonassi

Daehyun Kim’s Moonassi series is his life-time project. He draws to meditate on himself and others. And the others again can use the drawings to contemplate as well.

Frédéric Fontenoy
Métamorphose

Métamorphose is a project by French photographer Frédéric Fontenoy that consists of slit-scan self portraits created in outdoor locations.

Hieronymus Bosch
The Garden of Earthly Delights

We all know this masterpiece but the delight is in the detail.

Hans Bellmer
Degenerate Art

Hans Bellmer was a photographer, sculptor, printmaker, painter and writer.

Mati Klarwein
Images of a generation

No introduction needed. Here’s Abdul Mati Klarwein. Maybe I feel especially familiar with his style of painting because it was…

Tristram Lansdowne
Sci-Fi Islands

Tristram Lansdowne is a Toronto based painter who mainly works in watercolor. I like his futuristic approach of combining architecture with nature.

Bryce Wilner
Alien worlds

Bryce Wilner is a graphic designer, illustrator and publisher from Chicago. I just discovered his flickr stream and I loved it. His style feels so alien and familiar at the same time.

Moebius
Black & White work

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.