shamanism

Art

Is WiFi the Route to Opening Your Third Eye?

Argentinian artist Oblinof mirrors the phenomenological world with the one that exists behind your screen.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
12.13.16
Art

Shamanistic Crochets Weave Tales of Indigenous Brazilian Culture

Artist Ernesto Neto hung out with indigenous Brazilians, drank Ayahuasca, and made an immersive and hypnotic installation afterwards.
Andrew Nunes
11.16.16
Art

Siberian Shamanism Invites You into a Trance at This Installation

In ‘Ongon,’ artist Abraham Brody attempts to bring the shamanic experience into an art gallery.
DJ Pangburn
9.17.16
Art

In Art, a Terminally-Ill Artist Finds Infinity

Ghosts and organza silk unveil Kaylin Andres' take on her own mortality, in a new exhibition.
Kat Herriman
6.13.16
Stuff

I Tried to Cure My Self-Loathing with a Shaman on the Streets of New York

I saw a wolf sitting in the black field of my mind, but I still hate myself.
Mark Hay
6.23.15
Tao of Terence

A Chronology of Terence McKenna-Related Books, Ideas, People, and Other Things

A chronological list of 30 McKenna-related books, ideas, people, and other things that combine Terence McKenna's attraction toward history, his focus on memes, and his perspective that "the world is made of language."
Tao Lin
9.24.14
Travel

The Amazon Is a Dangerous Place If You Live on a Bunch of Gold

Last week, news broke that back in July illegal goldminers allegedly wiped out an entire village of indigenous Yanomami in the Amazon. Reports suggest that they did this by raining down machine gun fire and crude explosives from helicopters.
Joanna Eede
9.6.12
The Talking Issue

A Chaos Magician

In the mid-70s two guys named Peter J. Carroll and Ray Sherwin claimed the ability to alter the subatomic interactions of the quantum universe through gnosis and divination.
Avi Davis
10.2.08