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.
Published in 1973, The Secret Life of Plants was written by Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird. It is described as…
I wanted to make a post about the Brazilian visionary artist Tuco Amalfi for some time already. Now I saw…
In my point of view these 3D animations of mandelbrot sets are a very effective way of getting a glimpse of infinity
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!
Dennis McKenna shared a life’s devotion to psychedelics with his better known brother. And he wrote a book about it.
Eyvind Earle is a master of contemplative landscape paintings. To me these dream-like sceneries are highly hypnotising.
The Zen Mind is a fascinating journey across Japan to explore Zen in its natural habitat.
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.
The drawn structures depict the unfathomable abundance of sensuous impulses, in order to make it available for fresh examination.
I spent all my schooldays in this kind of architecture. But I was never taught about Anthroposophy. I wish to…
For more than fifty years the Dillon’s formed one of the most successful and influential illustrator partnership.
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.
This is as fashion as it gets on DOP. But Dutch photographer Viviane Sassen‘s work is extraordinary and transcends the common.
Hans Bellmer was a photographer, sculptor, printmaker, painter and writer.
Tomás Sánchez is best known as a painter of landscapes. These scenes are the sweetest praise of nature and meditation.
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.
“The American literature doesn’t have a more beautiful and more profound book than Walden” commented Hermann Hesse. And I knew…
Simon G. Powell had no real budget or crew, but he did have a Hi-8 video camera, some music equipment, a computer and lots of inspiration.
Hans-Peter Dürr — a luminous figure of science today. Such academic knowledge and reputation rarely come with wisdom and openness. I wish more scientists would be like him.
This documentary from 1996 is a celebration of life.