Change is permanent and we are permanently changing. The Tales from the Glasshouse Collection of artworks invites us to contemplate the nature of true and permanent change.
A daily practice of mindfulness will support the artist to find the gentle courage and calm perseverance necessary to safely navigate unchartered realms.
Feelings are not the same as emotions. Feelings come before emotions. Newborn babies feel although they have no words to describe their sensations.
To heed is to pay careful attention, to attend to and take possession of. According to Gaston Bachelard, a creature in hiding is simply preparing for a sudden outburst, an explosion of being.
Beauty has far more to do with how you feel than what you or others see. The saying that ‘beauty is in the eye of the beholder’ suggest that while there may be culturally acceptable forms of beauty, personal beauty transcends these outer forms and is the way in which your inner being radiates.
Why should we become absorbed in deep thought only to encounter a Mystery that remains immeasurable? Because realization will come and mind will be illuminated.
South Africa is a land of great contrast. The microcosm and the macrocosm reflect each other in this contrast. The environment ranges from snow-capped mountains to lush subtropical coastline, sandy desert to thorny savanna, verdant winelands to far-sweeping grasslands. There are 10 official national languages although over 35 indigenous languages are spoken on a dailyContinue reading “Captured states”
What is the purpose of art today? When can art be said to “work well”? The question is not one of aesthetics, but rather of value.
Mindfulness practice requires spontaneous discipline, playful sobriety and active letting go. Then we can enter and dwell in the mystery.
If a chart of your life were to be given to you when you were entering into the world…then your life would be mechanical. Only a machine can be predicted, not a man. Man is unpredictable. Man is always an opening…a potentiality for a thousand and one things. Osho, Creativity – Unleashing the forces withinContinue reading “Born a genius”