Less eye candy than mind map, ‘Hippie Modernism: The Struggle for Utopia’ manages to radically reframe a period of creative ferment that remains weakly understood and remembered within the histories of art and design.
Trickster and Tricked
On gurus and the film Kumare
A fine Vice TV doc on one of the creepiest black metal singers around.
Galactic Games 2
A look at a metapoetic oracle deck from British Columbia's elvish nation.
PKD Cover art
My guest post to David Gill's PKD blog about some cover art gets bOING-bOINGed.
Galactic Games 1
A look at Telektonon, Jose Argüelles' Dreamspell game.
Kiran Over Mongolia
An enchanting semi-doc about Kazakh eagle-lords
A New York opening for this fantastic visionary artist.
Chasing the Tengu
The shamanic link between hip vinyl toys and ancient psychoactive lore.
Let There Be Q
A look at the spiritual ad campaign for Motorola's hip new handheld