Paintings that function as metaphysical machinery. Article here. Slideshow here.
|Alchemy: The Telnomic Process of the Universe, 1973. Source: http://paullaffoley.net/paintings/|
Luigi Serafini's Codex Seraphinianus
Composer Alexander Belau was inspired by the Codex to write a symphony:
The Voynich Manuscript
A mysterious book from Central Europe in the 15th or 16th century, by an unknown author, in a language found nowhere beyond its pages, of unknown import. Article here. You can page through the entire volume here.
Access galleries of work by this visionary artist of physical and metaphysical anatomy here. Article here.
Carl Jung's Red Book
Carl Jung, Freud's contemporary and early colleague, was one of the greatest explorers of the human unconscious. Article here.