Every belief system has to offer a good story. The more poetic and sensational the more likely to find followers. Paul Gustave Doré‘s way of depicting Christian imagery is a great example.
Alexander Shulgin’s lab books were scanned in 2007 and made available online.
These seekers of the inner spirit in outer things, wanted to carry painting beyond the appearance of the physical world.
Over more than fifty years of creating, Schwertberger’s themes and painting style evolve continuously. The path led from a figurative fantastic realism to an almost abstract, process-like creative flow.
Reisewitz’ photographs, most of all large formats, explore the changing relation of the city and the countryside in a period of feverish economic development.
Artists, scientists, spiritual leaders and economists gathered in Amsterdam in 1990 to explore the emerging paradigm of a holistic world view and the implications for a global economy.
The images of Simen Johan speak to me because of their perfection, showing us the animal kingdom in a supernatural…
Étienne-Louis Boullée is the master of monumental cenotaphs. His most emblematic project is his cenotaph designed for Isaac Newton.
End Time City is Michael Ackerman’s radical portrayal of the Indian city of Benares, the holy City of Light on the shore of the Ganges.
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.
The photographer Jimmy Nelson visited 31 secluded and visually unique tribes around the world. The result is huge — in extend and significance.
Goldsworthy is at play with the relentless flow of the elements, forming fragile and temporary moments in time.
For any culture which is primarily concerned with meaning, the study of death – the only certainty that life holds…
The ancient and the yet unseen echoes through these arabesque hyper realms, with an almost hallucinatory effect.
A personal project exploring the real world of scientific research. Not the stainless steel surfaces bathed in purple light, but real people in their basements working on selfbuilt contraptions
This little chapter from The Center of the Cyclone by John C. Lilly turned out to be a piece of wisdom that stood the test of time.
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
The fantastic Marina Abramović wants to share her legacy with the world. It’s all her knowledge condensed into a method — The Abramović Method.
Gazing up into the kaleidoscopic worlds of these Iranian mosque ceilings invokes a feeling of transcendental glory.
I love Benoit Paillé’s unusual and sensationally effective way to work with light and color.
Gerhard Riebicke’s photography paved the way for the awakening of the Lebensreform movement in the early 20th century.