Inspiring archive for 2017-03-06

The importance of the forest

(3 years ago)
‘All the teachers say that spiritual treasure is something one finds alone. So why are we all here together?’ asked a disciple of the Sufi master Nasrudin. ‘You are all here together because a forest is always stronger than a lone tree,’ replied Nasrudin. ‘The forest maintains the humidity in the air, it resists the […]

Why I’m Always in a Hurry, & What I’m Doing About It

(3 years ago)
By Leo Babauta I’ve come to realize, more and more, that I’m always rushing. I rush from one task to the next, rush through eating my food, impatient for meditation to be over, rushing through reading something, rushing to get somewhere, anxious to get a task or project finished. What’s the deal? This coming from […]

Artist Spotlight: Wayne Clough

(3 years ago)
A selection of paintings by London-based artist Wayne Clough. More images below.

Psychedelic Looping Animations by Colin Macfadyen

(3 years ago)
I’d seen these insane animations pop up once in awhile on Tumblr and only found out recently that they were the work of Colin Macfadyen. I could watch these all day; My brain feels like it’s trying to catch up but … Continue reading →

“Infinity Box/ Error Cube” by Artist Zoe Pettijohn Schade

(3 years ago)
Painted observations of geometric forms created from a mirrored cube by artist Zoe Pettijohn Schade. Rather than reflecting mathematical perfection, the series explores a world of distortion and refraction. See more images from “Infinity Box/ Error Cube” below.

“Retired Jerseys” by Artist Chris Bakay

(3 years ago)
A series of hanging sculptures made from cast UV-stable epoxy resin by artist Chris Bakay. Created in honour of his older brother, David, who passed away in 1996; a time before iPhones and Instagram were around to provide a plethora … Continue reading →