The Unspoken

The artist who enters the vision, enters always, blind, deaf and dumb; stripped and humbled before the infinite mystery.

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Art IS

Artful Contemplation is the practice of daily mindfulness through the contemplation of art. The sustained contemplation of a still image is similar to the meditative practice of candle gazing. Rather than offering a moving image or object to gaze upon, Artful Contemplation offers a still image – which allows the senses and the imagination of the viewer to move.

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Entranced. Dance.

When we simply peer at art, we stand apart. When we step forward, engage with an artwork, allow it to lead us, then we can be entranced - be given entrance to realms of infinite diversity and significance.

When we simply peer at art, we stand apart. Your inner shaman is the en-trance, the gateway, the sliding scale into infinite mystery. Enter. Dance.

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My African palette

I do not paint an historical Africa. I do not paint a future Africa. But the colours of Africa are my palette. I cannot help but paint my Africa with every stroke I make.

I do not paint an historical Africa. I do not paint a future Africa.
But the colours of Africa are my palette. I cannot help but paint my Africa with every stroke I make.

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In-sight

To find the visionary realm, we use intuition and follow the contours of the inner eye to the source of our own light.

To find the visionary realm, we use intuition and follow the contours of the inner eye to the source of our own light.

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Turn within

The individual is an aperture through which the whole energy of the universe is aware of itself… Alan Watts Our inner world is the only true source of meaning and purpose we have. Art is the song of this inner life. Alex Grey

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Grey is not colorless

Great art is transcendent. It points to something beyond itself and the one who made it. Jeff Goins The aim of visionary art is to show what lies beyond the boundary of sight. Widewalls

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Pause. Breathe.

Pause. Breathe. Remember that our breath is always with us, as is our awareness. Mindful breathing and mindful looking are tools that can be easily integrated in daily life.

Pause. Breathe. Remember that our breath is always with us, as is our awareness. Mindful breathing and mindful looking are tools that can be easily integrated in daily life.

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In the twinkle of an eye

Curiosity and contemplation are the twin fuels of life. Artful Contemplation keeps our personal spark of curiosity alive and offers deep contemplation.

Pause. Notice your breathing. Pay attention to the chair you are sitting on. Now let your eyes wander. And let your mind wonder. Daily Artful Contemplation is a gentle reminder of our intrinsic capacity to explore the infinite realms of perception.

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