Vaka Valo’s ongoing ‘Dream Diary’ series brilliantly repurposes schematic illustrations scanned from instruction manuals and turns them into unsettling nightmares. He achieves a dreamlike other-worldliness only reached by few artists. Especially Toshio Saeki evokes a similar feeling in me, although using more explicit images.
I was told it’s a pity that DOP is such a men’s club. And it’s true, the feminine is underrepresented.…
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.
a documentary about refreshingly open-minded scientists, growing old but staying curious and a beautiful love story. ah wait… and psychoactive substances.
This is a three and a half hour documentary for every McKenna lover.
Oscar Reutersvärd is widely acknowledged as the father of the impossible figure.
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.
I just booked my second Ayahuasca retreat. This time for three days only and not in the Amazon but in the Netherlands.
The Adventurous Spark aka TAS is an Austrian 3D artist specialized in live visuals and mapping for psytrance festivals.
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!
Gazing up into the kaleidoscopic worlds of these Iranian mosque ceilings invokes a feeling of transcendental glory.
Phyllis Galembo‘s pictures reflect the ritual adornment and spirituality of masquerade in Nigeria, Benin and Burkina Faso in West Africa.
The photographer Jimmy Nelson visited 31 secluded and visually unique tribes around the world. The result is huge — in extend and significance.
Dance is not something you do for an audience to entertain, it’s a very real experience. It can heal you.
Frieder Grindler is one of the big names of German poster design in the second half of the 20th century.
When the substance revealed itself to Albert Hofmann in 1943 he took on the responsibility and changed the world.
Berndnaut Smilde performs magic. I don’t need to know how he’s creating his indoor clouds but I love it. I totally share his fascination with clouds.
The works of Uri Shapira expose environments of alternative truth, made of active metal vegetation and various chemical growths.
The western culture is devoid of meaningful rituals that help you grow through the stages of life. I think that’s the reason why I’m so fascinated when I find it in other cultures.
I wanted to make a post about the Brazilian visionary artist Tuco Amalfi for some time already. Now I saw…