Étienne-Louis Boullée is the master of monumental cenotaphs.
Boullée’s most emblematic project is his cenotaph designed for Isaac Newton. It’s the first of the pictures below and you can find a short text about it here.
Toshio Saeki is a psychosexual dream weaver, a grand master of mixing myth, that dream quality and pure libido.
Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.
Schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals turned into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists.
I’m aware of Ana Noble and her life at the navel of the moon (Mexico City) since I discovered her flickr stream many years ago.
Polish animator Piotr Kamler explores the unfathomable and mysterious relationship between movement and time, matter and space.
Biosphere 2 was one of the most lauded experiments of the 1990s, then one of the most ridiculed. Now it is back, offering a unique way to put theories about climate and environment to the test.
Gazing up into the kaleidoscopic worlds of these Iranian mosque ceilings invokes a feeling of transcendental glory.
The art of dying, the experience of letting go all that is known is almost forgotten in our culture.
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.
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!
The woodcut prints of Tom Killion speak of a deep love for the landscape, a passion for the poetics of…
Cacti and succulents are plants with fascinating characteristics. And this series portrays them in the most beautiful way.
Karl Blossfeldt was an attentive observers of nature, a teacher of contemplation.
These photographs capture a split second of a transient state. Just gaze into unfolding space.
Jerry Uelsmann uses the technique of combination printing to create his dreamlike scenes.
The series investigates the effects of high voltage and household cleaning products on instant pull apart color film.
Roger Dean is best known for his work on posters and album covers for musicians, which he began painting in…
Keith Rankin is responsible for the sublime artwork of Orange Milk Records.
It is rarely possible that an artist’s vision pierces me to the heart at first glance. Dutch artist Saskia Olde-Wolbers did so. Her clear as a bell vision is unmistakable and unique.
Every day anew I am fascinated by the human form, my body. While looking at my trembling feet in a yoga pose, I wonder what this body is.