Australian illustrator Dan McPharlin is deeply interested in exploration; Early sea voyages, deep sea probes and space travel — Exploring distant worlds. And this is truly the spirit that conveys for me: Setting foot in undiscovered regions and walking humbly into the unknown.
Often summarized as graphic artist, Eric Gill was a sculptor, typeface designer, stonecutter and printmaker.
Thorgerson’s metaphorical language to me feels like as if Magritte would have been into photography instead of painting.
The Whole Earth Catalog, first published in 1968, can be considered the bible of counterculture in the 60s and 70s. It compiles tools that can empower the individual within the global community.
In my point of view these 3D animations of mandelbrot sets are a very effective way of getting a glimpse of infinity
The series investigates the effects of high voltage and household cleaning products on instant pull apart color film.
Cacti and succulents are plants with fascinating characteristics. And this series portrays them in the most beautiful way.
Goudal makes no attempt to hide any evidence of fabrication, drawing attention to the artificial, man-made aspect of photography
Spencer Tunick photographs individuals en masse, without their clothing, grouped together.
Eyvind Earle is a master of contemplative landscape paintings. To me these dream-like sceneries are highly hypnotising.
If the human being is the only animal that knows it lives in time, the movie is about that knowledge, a modern fairy tale about the nature of being alive.
The photographer Jimmy Nelson visited 31 secluded and visually unique tribes around the world. The result is huge — in extend and significance.
The ancient and the yet unseen echoes through these arabesque hyper realms, with an almost hallucinatory effect.
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.
Oscar Reutersvärd is widely acknowledged as the father of the impossible figure.
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 works of Uri Shapira expose environments of alternative truth, made of active metal vegetation and various chemical growths.
I’m aware of Ana Noble and her life at the navel of the moon (Mexico City) since I discovered her flickr stream many years ago.
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.
Sarah Schönfeld, an artist from Berlin puts different drugs on photographic negatives. The prints look fantastic…
Alex Grey is best known for his paintings of see-through humans interwoven in the realm of energy. Until I experienced…