Eyvind Earle is a master of contemplative landscape paintings. To me these dream-like sceneries are highly hypnotising. And after watching the documentary at the end of the post you will know — he also led his life with mastery.
Roger Caillois’ involvement with stones isn’t so much on a scientific level, he more created a philosophy around the inner worlds of the stones.
I never liked generative art. Until I found Jonathan McCabe. He changed that in an instant.
When I look at the sculptures of Constantin Brâncuşi I feel a deep serenity. It is the revelation of the…
The image of Bali as a place of great physical beauty laced with a mysterious spirituality has its origins in the works of a small circle of bohemian expats in the 1930, of whom Spies was the most influential.
Turrell is an artist who works with the nature of perception. He uses light to make you perceive your perceiving.
Franciszek Starowieyski liked to think of himself as a draftsman from the 17th century. The lushness of form and erotic exuberance is truly Baroque.
The mere fact that you exist is quite awesome. The way you came into this existence is a unsurpassable miracle hard to believe.
In June 2015 Google engineers released a couple of images that caused a stir for everyone who’s able to grasp…
Rebel Wisdom uncovers the most rebellious ideas in philosophy, human potential and transcendence to find direction through the chaos of the time.
I’m reading the autobiography of Carl Gustav Jung. It was a name I’ve come across constantly and I knew there’s…
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.
I hesitated to make this post because what it reveals is a rather weird presentation of human desire. But ultimately…
Best known for his fashion photography, Irving Penn’s repertoire also includes portraits of creative greats, still lifes and ethnographic photographs…
The objective of this series was to examine the effect of the elemental forces on the site; and to lift the actual sand off the surface and to fix it in its exact place and shape.
Stanisław Szukalski’s strong nationalistic affinity, coupled with a megalomaniac self-image made him the priest of a nation, that was to hail him the greatest of living artists.
The series investigates the effects of high voltage and household cleaning products on instant pull apart color film.
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.
Watching this video, I felt captured by a primal feeling of awe. One of these rare moments when we glimpse how inconceivably vast and powerful this reality is.
French artist Alexandra Duprez mentions Australian Aboriginal art as her main inspiration to take up painting.
Polish animator Piotr Kamler explores the unfathomable and mysterious relationship between movement and time, matter and space.