When I found Brenna Murphy’s work on Synaptic Stimuli I was completely captivated by the charm of novelty. The ancient and the yet unseen echoes through her arabesque hyper realms, with an almost hallucinatory effect. The materiality shines in such an alien ambience that you forget about the well-known tools that built this world.
This series from 1975 takes us on a journey around the world to reveal the making and use of tribal art in some of the few places on earth where the traditions are intact.
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.
Cymatics is the study of visible sound and vibration. The phenomenon is visualized with various materials…
I’m totally fascinated by Hannsjörg Voth‘s structures in the Moroccan desert. There is a beautiful book called Stadt des Orion…
Jon Rafman explores the impact of technology on contemporary consciousness, modern social interactions, communities and virtual realities.
This talk really has it in it. So much truth in so simple words. Here’s more of him.
Laffoley is a visionary painter, designer, futurist & hyperspace cartographer based in Boston. Diving into his world may cause a feeling of dizziness due to an overdose of novelty.
Dennis McKenna shared a life’s devotion to psychedelics with his better known brother. And he wrote a book about it.
My appreciation for this lecture is beyond words. Grof’s thoughts basically touch all the areas that I want to explore right now.
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.
Be warned, looking into somebody else’s eyes might never be the same again after seeing the following pictures.
This book isn’t a novel but rather a manifesto. The final work of Huxley is a sociological blueprint, a manual for living, loving and dying.
This is a 10 hour weekend workshop given by Terence McKenna in Boulder, Colorado May 29-31, 1992.
Steve Axford does what he likes most. It’s taking pictures and exploring the living world that unfolds evermore interconnectedness to him.
I don’t wanna spoil it for you. First look at the pictures and wonder what you see. Then read below.
When the substance revealed itself to Albert Hofmann in 1943 he took on the responsibility and changed the world.
Take a close look at insects and remember how inconceivably wild and manifold life shapes on this planet.
Rebel Wisdom uncovers the most rebellious ideas in philosophy, human potential and transcendence to find direction through the chaos of the time.
Métamorphose is a project by French photographer Frédéric Fontenoy that consists of slit-scan self portraits created in outdoor locations.
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!