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Presence or represent

In his book Taking Appearance Seriously: The Dynamic Way of Seeing in Goethe and European Thought, Henri Bortoft gives an interesting insight into the two modes of being present in the world, which he relates to the left and right hemispheres of the brain as outlined by Iain McGilchrist in… 243 more words

Natural World

Going Big

I love painting big. My entire field of vision is filled with the surface. I can get lost in a corner of a piece for hours or days. 6 more words

New Work

Artificial Intelligence: Stopping the Run

Here is a post-glacial stone concentrating the landscape into will, in the way a will deor nes, a “wild deer cape” was a royal hunting preserve, designed to transfer Earth’s energy into human social life. 873 more words

Nature Photography

Patrick Heron, Art Critic: Exploring the Limits of Abstraction

On the 20th of March 1999, iconic English artist, textile designer and critic Patrick Heron died in Zennor, Cornwall, aged 79. Heron is best remembered for his semi-abstract paintings featuring vibrant colourful compositions inspired by nature. 1,107 more words