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.
Escher reveals a world far away from our general perception of reality, a world of mathematics, a world of abstractions, anticipating deep features of modern day cosmology.
Oscar Reutersvärd is widely acknowledged as the father of the impossible figure.
I just had an experience that left me totally overwhelmed. I went to my first group session of Holotropic Breathwork…
McKenna’s offers far-sighted perspectives on the cyber punk culture and virtual reality. I miss this kind of utopian thinking these days. Where are we heading for with our technology? What could be a positive ultimate goal of it?
a documentary about refreshingly open-minded scientists, growing old but staying curious and a beautiful love story. ah wait… and psychoactive substances.
These portraits of the woods are influenced by imaging neuroscience. Especially the colors are reminiscent of the artist’s experience with fluorescence microscopy.
This is a 10 hour weekend workshop given by Terence McKenna in Boulder, Colorado May 29-31, 1992.
Today I woke up with a longing for color and the jungle. So I knew it’s time for Henri Rousseau.…
Schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals turned into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists.
Hans Cousto is a mathematician, musicologist and astrologer best known for his work on the Cosmic Octave.
The fantastic Marina Abramović wants to share her legacy with the world. It’s all her knowledge condensed into a method — The Abramović Method.
Paul Wunderlich was a German painter, sculptor and graphic artist. He’s one of the most important members of the Magic Realism movement.
Rabuzin found the utmost simplicity, concision and perfection in the sphere and the circle, which were to become his symbols of the absolute, symbols of completeness.
At the time when I picked the name The Door Of Perception I didn’t know much about Aldous Huxley and his teachings — because that’s what his writings are, rather than novels.
Drawings from Philippe Caza‘s Hydrogenesis.
It’s been a long time since the last post on Moebius. Back then I presented a selection of his black and white work…
Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.
I don’t wanna spoil it for you. First look at the pictures and wonder what you see. Then read below.
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
Craig Burrows photographs plants and flowers using a type of photography called UVIVF or ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence.