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Every known religion reveres its holy writing. During this period he had a series of entheogenically induced mystical experiences that transformed his agnostic existentialism to a radical transcendentalism.We are a cosmic force in action. Fourth Quadrant: The artifact is absorbed into the meme-stream of the cultural psyche by a public interpretation of the meaning of the artwork, potentially transforming the collective interior. I realized that all beings and things were "blowing off" and "sucking in" pure energy in an infinite field of confluent effluences. Bio Alex Grey was born in Columbus, Ohio on November 29, Sagittarius , the middle child of a gentle middle-class couple. Icons of wisdom masters like Christ and Buddha, are models of what we might become. Herbert Benson and Dr. In Grey began a series of art actions that bear resemblance to rites of passage , in that they present stages of a developing psyche. Observing the work of art can provide insight into emotions that catalyze a new level of maturity and uplifting. The themes of death and transcendence weave throughout his artworks, from the earliest drawings to later performances, paintings and sculpture.
Allyson Grey Full Biography In during an LSD trip with my husband, Alex, I experienced my body turning into infinite strands of light that were both a fountain and a drain. Grey's first monograph, the large format art book entitled, Sacred Mirrors: The Visionary Art of Alex Grey, has been translated into five languages with well over one hundred thousand copies.
Doctors at Harvard saw images of his Sacred Mirrors, and hired Alex for illustration work. Young Alex would collect insects and dead animals from the suburban neighborhood and bury them in the back yard.