Friday, March 29, 2002

Imaging the Subconscious



Imaging the Subconscious: A Study of Surrealist Painting Techniques - Brief essay describing various methods that the surrealists used to try to tap into their subconscious mind in order to create their artworks. by Nancy Richter

d&P - silence. no words. just pictures, paintings, details and patterns


:: note :: ... artists found and released images from their unconsciousness through automatic processes such as decalcomania, frottage, parsemage, and sfumage ... ... looking for the details and patterns in life & the subconscious demands intense discipline - emotions pollute - researching the unconsciousness requires technicians of the sacred ... instruments of the soul? ... Students discussed: Does the mind generate the soul or the soul generate the mind? ... Simply study the details & patterns (d&p) from a center that extends beyond the known.