Symbolika is a visionary illustrator who explores the fractal, geometrical and spiritual nature of the psychedelic experience. Portraying the ineffable visions of Ayahuasca alongside beautiful sacred geometry.
Best known for his fashion photography, Irving Penn’s repertoire also includes portraits of creative greats, still lifes and ethnographic photographs…
Turrell is an artist who works with the nature of perception. He uses light to make you perceive your perceiving.
The subject of Swiss painter Raffaello Ossola is consistent. He paints gateways into an ethereal realm.
Back in the early 1970s, Phil Kirkland created surreal textbook illustrations, mostly for psychology and health books.
Jerry Uelsmann uses the technique of combination printing to create his dreamlike scenes.
Karl Blossfeldt was an attentive observers of nature, a teacher of contemplation.
When it comes to Moebius aka Jean Giraud (* 1938 — † 2012) it’s hard to make a choice what to present. His body of work is huge and versatile. My selection focuses on his early black & white work.
This documentary from 1996 is a celebration of life.
Michael O’Neill’s quest to capture the essence of yoga spans time, space, and peoples.
Toshio Saeki is a psychosexual dream weaver, a grand master of mixing myth, that dream quality and pure libido.
My own infrequent writings are purely experientially and I’m not well-read enough to refer to the spiritual heritage of millenia. However others can.
To me the main characteristics that constitute the human condition are plasticity and the tendency to repeat.
I never resonated with someones’s ideas so instantly on such a deep level. Terence truly opened up a worm hole into many new things for me. Such as this blog if you look at it from a broader point of view.
Karolina’s mission is the transmutation of reality, her work far more than mere adornment — she weaves the umbilical thread that reminds us of dimensions we have just forgotten about.
The photography of Tyrone Williams is a reminder that beauty is to be found everywhere — In trash cans, puddles and rearview mirrors. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
This film is about people who set forth to fully experience life. To shed the false shell and to return home.
A primal heart still beats in Europe. Rural people all over the continent kept the connection to nature’s rhythm and celebrate the seasonal cycle. They invoke death but bestow fertile life.
The first video is a catchy excerpt of a long lecture by Terence McKenna. To me it seems like it serves as a battle call, the manifesto of the limitless beings we all are.
Edward James — described by Salvador Dalí as “crazier than all the Surrealists together” — designed a sculptural dream garden that defies any architectural label.
Judy Chicago has continued to make art a vehicle for intellectual transformation and social change and to women’s right to engage in the highest level of art production.