Phyllis Galembo‘s pictures reflect the ritual adornment and spirituality of masquerade in Nigeria, Benin and Burkina Faso in West Africa. These portraits of masqueraders build on Galembo’s work of the past twenty years photographing the rituals and religious culture in Nigeria, Brazil, Cuba, Jamaica and Haiti, as well as the homegrown custom of Halloween in the United States.
The skin of another is as cryptic as the vastness of the heavens above. But we try to find meaning, with celestial maps of heavenly bodies.
Take a close look at insects and remember how inconceivably wild and manifold life shapes on this planet.
“We exist in relation to three things: The forest, wild animals, and our ancestor spirits. Once we lose the connection to these things, we invite demons to take hold of our destiny.”
The base of Michiel Schuurman’s graphic work is a certain logic – whether natural, scientific or historical. Geeky algorithms, natural…
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.
To me these pictures present a futuristic vision rather than a look back at our savage ancestors.
René Magritte developed key strategies and techniques to defamiliarize the familiar, to evoke the mysterious.
Fractals are a wonderful way of seeing infinity. Their beauty is only secondary after that lesson in perception.
My father’s home and studio became very inspiring to me. I find it very interesting to see people’s characters reflected…
I wanted to make a post about the Brazilian visionary artist Tuco Amalfi for some time already. Now I saw…
Michael O’Neill’s quest to capture the essence of yoga spans time, space, and peoples.
Renzo Martens’ Enjoy Poverty is one of the most provocative films that have been circulating the art world since its release in 2009.
I love Benoit Paillé’s unusual and sensationally effective way to work with light and color.
Tomás Sánchez is best known as a painter of landscapes. These scenes are the sweetest praise of nature and meditation.
Symbolika is a visionary illustrator who explores the fractal, geometrical and spiritual nature of the psychedelic experience.
I spent all my schooldays in this kind of architecture. But I was never taught about Anthroposophy. I wish to…
Escher reveals a world far away from our general perception of reality, a world of mathematics, a world of abstractions, anticipating deep features of modern day cosmology.
Jon Rafman explores the impact of technology on contemporary consciousness, modern social interactions, communities and virtual realities.
Traveling south, being outdoors and reading Hesse goes well together.
And I’m realizing again how deeply this man talks to me.
The fantastic Marina Abramović wants to share her legacy with the world. It’s all her knowledge condensed into a method — The Abramović Method.