Capturing the intersection of cultural tradition and personal expression, J. D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere’s photographs show what happens when personal style bleeds into the realm of art. The best-known part of his work consists of almost thousand different hairstyles mostly from his native country Nigeria.
Jacob Kirkegaard‘s photo series Nagaras 1 and 2 explores a sonic phenomenon which only occurs in a few deserts around…
La Planète sauvage is a classic of surreal animation. But it’s far more than just dazzlingly beautiful, it holds many thought-provoking ideas to contemplate on.
The documentary investigates the origins of modern yoga and presents especially Krishnamacharya’s life and teachings.
I wanted to make a post about the Brazilian visionary artist Tuco Amalfi for some time already. Now I saw…
The works of Uri Shapira expose environments of alternative truth, made of active metal vegetation and various chemical growths.
Indulging in the aimless activity of watching the ephemeral beauty of clouds can enrich your life. Realize we don’t live beneath the sky, we live within it.
Fludd was striving for an universal science, combining mysticism, aesthetics and the more rational sciences to an all-embracing system of knowledge.
This book is the best reminder that a computer screen can’t replace the printing quality of a well produced book. The nuances of black are outstanding…
The Adventurous Spark aka TAS is an Austrian 3D artist specialized in live visuals and mapping for psytrance festivals.
Continuum Movement is a dynamic inquiry into what it is to be a human being, providing a method to consciously explore ourself as an unfolding biological and planetary process.
I follow Theo Jansen for many years now. What I like so much about his design approach is the playfulness…
Goudal makes no attempt to hide any evidence of fabrication, drawing attention to the artificial, man-made aspect of photography
This documentary from 1996 is a celebration of life.
Thomas Shearer’s main focus is on agate and I spent hours browsing his vast collection. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.
Language and all forms of image making are very insufficient means of representation. But the urge to try is strong.
Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.
Oscar Reutersvärd is widely acknowledged as the father of the impossible figure.
Tomorrow November 12 the space probe Rosetta will deploy a lander to the surface of the comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko.
Schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals turned into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists.
Paul Wunderlich was a German painter, sculptor and graphic artist. He’s one of the most important members of the Magic Realism movement.