These paintings by the Japanese artist Aimei Ozaki are the most beautiful homage to cacti and succulents, plants with truly remarkable characteristics.
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.
Maxfield Parrish captures a light mood in his paintings that feels supernatural and very real and tangible at the same time.
Finally, the story of the greatest science fiction epic never made has finally been told. Jodorowsky’s Dune is a new documentary about that beautiful, crazy-ambitious, disaster of an adaptation.
I was told it’s a pity that DOP is such a men’s club. And it’s true, the feminine is underrepresented.…
I’m totally fascinated by Hannsjörg Voth‘s structures in the Moroccan desert. There is a beautiful book called Stadt des Orion…
Seeds are the most complex organs produced by plants, capable of traveling space and time to ensure the biodiversity of our planet.
Wenzel Hablik is a visionary, an utopian architect of the proverbial crystal castles in the clouds.
Heinz Edelmann‘s illustrations really made a lasting impression on me as a child. His distinct style seemed all-around and I remember one picture book in particular.
Primitive Technology is a hobby where you make things in the wild completely from scratch using no modern tools or materials. This is the strict rule.
Minoru Nomata paints fantastical structures and towers, standing isolated in front of a subdued sky. Their purpose is mysterious.
When I look at the sculptures of Constantin Brâncuşi I feel a deep serenity. It is the revelation of the…
In 1912, the pitface miner Augustin Lesage heard a voice telling him that he was going to become a painter…
I try to put down a marker against the fashion mumbo-jumbo of our consumer culture, that only reinforces disempowerment and…
Joth Shakerley is following the Rainbow Family for over twenty years. The pictures he brought back are beyond words.
Visually arresting and conceptually rigorous, the graphic design of Boris Bućan has recently experienced renewed international interest.
Yoga: The Art of Transformation was the first major exhibition that explores the visual history of yoga.
Craig Burrows photographs plants and flowers using a type of photography called UVIVF or ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence.
This film is based on the 1967 book of the same name. It’s a radical critique of mass marketing and its role in the alienation of modern society.
Back in the early 1970s, Phil Kirkland created surreal textbook illustrations, mostly for psychology and health books.
There are contemporary “back to the land” communities practicing a hunter-gatherer way of life. Projects like this will serve as a touchstone to those interested in living differently.