Hawks Nested in Her Hair The Magic of Ithell Colquhoun By Amy Hale

  following from Amy Hale’s excellent interview introducing Ithell Colquhoun I thought to share a recent article that she had written on Ithell which gives further insight into this incredible woman and her work. BWH Hawks Nested in Her Hair The… Continue Reading

Dr Amy Hale on Surrealist Occultist Ithell Colquhoun

Listen to Dr Amy Hale elucidate the life of the inspirational Ithell Colquhoun – Surrealist and Occultist and the publication TARO as COLOUR. Tune in for a  great conversation on Occulture Podcast. Look out for her forthcoming Biography of Ithell… Continue Reading

BRENDAN WALLS on INVISIBLE HOUSE / DARK MOFO

INTERVIEW WITH BRENDAN WALLS From DISINFO “Invisible House at DARK MOFO seeks to unsettle the barriers between science and magic; space and time.”   ….DISINFO what was the formative inspiration behind “Invisible House”? BW Invisible House is a multimedia program… Continue Reading

INISIBLE HOUSE / DARK MOFO

    “But your holy place shall be untouched throughout the centuries: though with fire and sword it be burnt down & shattered, yet an invisible house there standeth…” Liber AL vel Legis 3:34         INVISIBLE HOUSE… Continue Reading

TAROT AS COLOUR : FULGUR

  TAROT AS COLOUR : FULGUR Ithell Colquhoun A radical visual exploration of the occult forces behind the traditional tarot deck by the neglected British Surrealist, Ithell Colquhoun. In 1977, a series of 78 strange enamel works were exhibited in… Continue Reading

JAZZ & Freemasons – the Secret History

Jazz has had a long history of inspiring Modern Occultism from Count Basie holding the sonic keys to Kenneth Grant’s Typhonian Teratomas, to Harry Everitt Smith’s transcription painting of a musical piece by Dizzy Gillespie, and that ain’t even scratching… Continue Reading

Seeking The Marvellous: Ithell Colquhoun, British Women and Surrealism conference

  Seeking the Marvellous: Ithell Colquhoun, British Women and Surrealism conference – 22 & 23 March 2018 Seeking the Marvellous is a two-day interdisciplinary symposium that will examine the work of Ithell Colquhoun (1906 – 1988) and other women connected… Continue Reading

Mystic Artists – Sacred Geometry & other Links

5 Mystics who created Sacred Geometry Art from LABYRINTHOS Art and spirituality have always had a close relationship, from the early days of the church commissioning works by artists, to the questions that more modern artists ask of themselves in… Continue Reading