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.
Capturing the fleeting moments of a wave’s journey to dissipation, Australian photographer Ray Collins feels more at home floating in…
The art of dying, the experience of letting go all that is known is almost forgotten in our culture.
Turrell is an artist who works with the nature of perception. He uses light to make you perceive your perceiving.
The synchronicity of discovering Esther Teichmann at this moment in my life is striking. I am surrounded by lush nature and the promise of the unknown speaks to me beyond language.
It’s been a long time since the last post on Moebius. Back then I presented a selection of his black and white work…
Ernst Fuchs was one of the most influential masters of the visionary arts movement.
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
I try to put down a marker against the fashion mumbo-jumbo of our consumer culture, that only reinforces disempowerment and…
The photographer Jimmy Nelson visited 31 secluded and visually unique tribes around the world. The result is huge — in extend and significance.
Wenzel Hablik is a visionary, an utopian architect of the proverbial crystal castles in the clouds.
I was told it’s a pity that DOP is such a men’s club. And it’s true, the feminine is underrepresented.…
This 3D printing project is so extraordinary because of it’s self-sufficiency. It creates objects out of sun and sand. Of course it’s still in the early stages of development. But imagine what this could do in the future.
Pedro Friedeberg and Frida Kahlo were the only two Mexican artists recognized by Andre Breton as part of the Surrealist movement.
Many people ask me about Ayahuasca and I’m happy to share my experiences and the information I gathered.
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!
I never liked generative art. Until I found Jonathan McCabe. He changed that in an instant.
These photographs capture a split second of a transient state. Just gaze into unfolding space.
Fludd was striving for an universal science, combining mysticism, aesthetics and the more rational sciences to an all-embracing system of knowledge.
This is as fashion as it gets on DOP. But Dutch photographer Viviane Sassen‘s work is extraordinary and transcends the common.