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.
Malcolm Kirk traveled to Papua New Guinea in 1967. He returned repeatedly during the ensuing 13 years, documenting the extraordinary tribal decorations he had observed on that initial trip.
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.
This account from lalaland is beautifully bridging the gap between science and spirituality to open up our perception of the world.
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.
Today I woke up with a longing for color and the jungle. So I knew it’s time for Henri Rousseau.…
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
Karl Blossfeldt was an attentive observers of nature, a teacher of contemplation.
Asger Carlsen’s pictures make me think about my human form and its range of functions.
To me these pictures present a futuristic vision rather than a look back at our savage ancestors.
I follow Theo Jansen for many years now. What I like so much about his design approach is the playfulness…
The documentary investigates the origins of modern yoga and presents especially Krishnamacharya’s life and teachings.
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.
Automatic Earth refers to what I see as a ‘blue print’ that exists within nature; a plan within each organism to automatically generate a particular form or pattern that is then, inevitably flawed.
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.
I hesitated to make this post because what it reveals is a rather weird presentation of human desire. But ultimately…
I just discovered the greatest documentary of all time. I urge you to take the time and watch this carefully. What do you feel?
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.
For more than fifty years the Dillon’s formed one of the most successful and influential illustrator partnership.
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.
The western culture is devoid of meaningful rituals that help you grow through the stages of life. I think that’s the reason why I’m so fascinated when I find it in other cultures.