Archive for Art

Lose Yourself Behind a Mask…

Every culture and tradition around the world has masks, costumes, dances, puppets, and ceremonial characters that teach or bring meaning to the community. In native traditions these are not considered performances to be watched, they are [...]

Essencia Makes Walls Talk

Art changes the way we perceive the world. It’s no wonder that large companies spend millions of dollars littering our urban landscapes with billboards. Public murals, in contrast to advertisements, have the ability to teach, inspire, and [...]

Sex & Nature, Evocative Paintings by Mark Henson

Sex arouses the body, nature enriches the soul, and art inspires the mind. Artist Mark Henson makes love visible with a paintbrush. It’s not porn, and it’s not exactly what you were thinking but it might just [...]

We Want Peace

Every day we are finding each other from all over the world. The people who see and feel the gravity of this time we are living in. Those who have the courage to look at the [...]

Reclaim Creativity

It can be difficult to sort through all the feelings these days but it is clear that our world’s issues cannot be addressed through reaction or amplification of disturbance. Our time is special, and involves a [...]

A Moment Shared Around The World, The Collective Field

“…there exists a second psychic system of a collective, universal, and impersonal nature which is identical in all individuals.” -Carl Jung Jung used the term “Collective Unconscious” which infers that there must also be a collective [...]

Sonoran Muses: Stylized Portrait Series Honors the Desert

There is something magical that occurs in the Sonoran Desert when all of the savage, piercing, desperate forms of plant life decide to procreate. In the spring and summer monsoon seasons, this normally drab environment suddenly bursts [...]

Art With Heart is Changing The World Around Us

Inspiration is contagious. That’s why we all love to share quotepicts on our social networks. Art has an untold power to enlighten, uplift, and create communities of shared dreams. Like seeds they sprout in our mind [...]

Occupy to Unify, We Are The 100%

“Us vs. Them” is a polarity. Transformation transcends opposites. When we are awake to the fact that we are entwined and interconnected with all of life, including our “enemies”, we are Unanimous.  Some have awakened and [...]

I Speak For The Spirit of Water & Those Who Have No Voice

“I can see clearly through the sentimental veil of childhood memories, the voices of my Elders that taught me about the water as a sacred being… I am here to tell you not to forget… that the [...]