Should we look to the past in creative arts, or create a brand new future? And what does making videos on social media actually accomplish? -Articles mentioned so you can check out the illustrations they contain: See Lynd Ward’s Beowulf in this one: The Prosperity Paradox– Escaping Apathy See Michael Kungl’s Dieu de Soleil in this one: Odin and Self-Becoming: Inspired by Survive the … Continue reading Canvases or Computers? Old or New Artforms? Do Videos Matter?
Enemies at the gates, traitors from within…is it self-indulgent to be advocating for new arts and culture right now? This is the fourth of five videos based off a recent livestream I participated in. The first three vids were about “cultural and aesthetic red pills.” This one and the final one take a more positive stance on the role arts and cultural creation, and … Continue reading Is Now Not the Time for Cultural/Artistic Creation?
(Direct YouTube Link) In old Europe, the transition period between the warm growing season and cold winter provided an opportunity to contemplate and honor the dead. So many symbols and rhythms that survive to this day in our holidays, even in shallow and commercialized modern forms, contain and reveal what’s deep in our bones and is begging for us to reconnect with. Our ancestors lived … Continue reading Deep Halloween: Living a Life Worthy of Remembrance