Best known for his fashion photography, Irving Penn’s repertoire also includes portraits of creative greats, still lifes and ethnographic photographs from around the world. For his long-term project Worlds in a Small Room he used a portable studio lit with natural light only. This setup allowed him to stage the locals in front of his infamous stained canvas while still close to their daily life.
I never liked generative art. Until I found Jonathan McCabe. He changed that in an instant.
It’s like strolling through an otherworldly dream that feels like home at the same time, breathing the vibrant air of enchantment.
I spent all my schooldays in this kind of architecture. But I was never taught about Anthroposophy. I wish to…
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 few hours ago I found this woman sitting on the floor near the marketplace of a small town in Southern France.
This 3D printing project is so extraordinary because of it’s self-sufficiency. It creates objects out of sun and sand. Of course it’s still in the early stages of development. But imagine what this could do in the future.
René Magritte developed key strategies and techniques to defamiliarize the familiar, to evoke the mysterious.
The base of Michiel Schuurman’s graphic work is a certain logic – whether natural, scientific or historical. Geeky algorithms, natural…
Frieder Grindler is one of the big names of German poster design in the second half of the 20th century.
I love Benoit Paillé’s unusual and sensationally effective way to work with light and color.
This documentary is a great introduction to the world of Wilhelm Reich. A pioneer on so many levels. His holistic…
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.
There is a small group of painters who are able to invoke nature’s serene magic. Isono is one of them and his love for the forest is very tangible.
I would describe the work of Ernesto Neto as ‘body art’. It’s a supreme example of art that communicates by bodily sensations.
Seeds are the most complex organs produced by plants, capable of traveling space and time to ensure the biodiversity of our planet.
Amaringo’s paintings give a good impression of the quality of an ayahuasca vision. Pablo César Amaringo Shuna was born in…
The fantastic Marina Abramović wants to share her legacy with the world. It’s all her knowledge condensed into a method — The Abramović Method.
After so much exploring the inner worlds and energetic realms, back to matter.
Today I picked up one of my favorite books, Island by Aldous Huxley, his radical blueprint for a better world.…
A series of films about how humans have been colonized by the machines we have built. Although we don’t realize it, the way we see everything in the world today is through the eyes of the computers.