Was this review helpful to you? The Beginning In , Allyson and Alex Grey had a vision that the Sacred Mirrors, along with other works of visionary art, should be housed in a contemporary Chapel and made available to the public. A journey exploring the practices of Chinese hermits living in the Zhongnan Mountains. Grey is our guide on a cinematic pilgrimage through the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors gallery in New York City, where his vividly rendered depictions of human anatomy and transcendental imagery reflect the universal human experience with birth, death, family, love, and enlightenment as the unfolding iconic narrative. Visit Prime Video to explore more titles. Audible Download Audio Books. The Entheocentric Salons—featuring live painting, world famous DJs, VJs, and dance performances, were inspiring celebrations of all the creative arts.
The Visions and Art of Alex Grey”, Archived copy as title Coordinates on Wikidata. Accomplished artists, musicians, dancers, authors, scientists and spiritual teachers share their talent and wisdom. Not unless you’re a fan of Grey’s art work or if you’ve ever been to the Chapel. The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors CoSM is a transdenominational church and c 3 organization dedicated to the realization of a shared vision of the American artists Alex and Allyson Grey to build a contemporary public Chapel as ‘a sanctuary for spiritual renewal through contemplation of transformative art’ . A nameless ‘noir’ detective, still mourning the loss of his wife, investigates a mysterious death in a Buddhist temple, but his logical, left-brained crime-solving skills are useless in the intuitive, non-linear world of Zen. The Mission of Art , Shambhala , pg. The Mission of Art , Shambhala, pg.
Its a detailed explanation of what he was trying to do with each painting and he also points alexx little details you may not have caught. Works of art by staff artists and volunteers include a labyrinth, a Wisdom Trail ghe a Sun Altar. The inspiration by the Greys to build a Chapel in is also credited to a shared drug experience, this time on the powerful “empathogen” MDMA. The Yogis of Tibet Video An events calendar is available online.
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CoSM the Movie: Alex Grey & the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors
Works by painters such as Pablo AmaringoAlex Grey, Ernst Fuchsand Robert Venosawho all openly admit the direct influence of consciousness-altering compounds upon their art, have previously been loosely categorized under the more profane category of “psychedelic art”. Conceived to house Alex Grey’s Sacred Mirrors a series of twenty-one art-works that examine the body, spirit, and mind in rich detail along with other important works of visionary and contemporary spiritual art, CoSM’s stated mission is “Building an enduring sanctuary of visionary art to inspire every pilgrim’s creative path and embody the values of love and evolutionary wisdom”.
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Visiting artists have blessed CoSM with labyrinths, gardens, and sculpture. Audible Download Audio Books. The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors’ permanent collection of Alex and Allyson Grey’s art has currently been placed in storage as fundraising continues.
CoSM – Chapel of Sacred Mirrors
The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors offers full moon ceremonies, solstice and equinox celebrations, workshops and spiritual cultural offerings. After his mother died, he decides to move to China and settle as a Whether you like Grey’s work or not, there is no denying its has a visceral effect on you. Paintings, sculpture and architectural details are created on and off site.
CoSM honors the mystic core of love uniting all wisdom traditions and the transformative power of art to awaken human potential. Chapel of Sacred Mirrors is essentially Grey explaining his paintings and their arrangement in the chapel. A journey exploring the practices of Chinese hermits living in the Zhongnan Mountains. Edit Storyline CoSM The Movie is a magical new kind of documentary experience, leading audiences on an enriching and sense-heightening journey into the visionary art cosmos of world-renowned painter Alex Grey.
As a center for visionary culture, CoSM presented workshops and lectures by leaders in the fields of art, science, and religion. Ayahuasca Dreamingby the American painter Robert Venosa —is another example.
The 10, square foot Guest House features a newly restored library with brilliant acoustics, lovely fireplaces, a commercial kitchen and dining hall, lodging and hospitality. Its a small space that I stumbled coam by accident when I was looking for what turned out to be a related gallery showing the work of Jerry Garcia.
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The trip from Germany to Japan brings up some unexpected quests they have to manage. Archived from the original on Accomplished artists, musicians, dancers, authors, scientists and spiritual teachers share their gret and wisdom. Search for ” CoSM the Movie: A bare loft had been transformed into sacred space; and a community was formed to build the Temple. Full Cast and Crew. Movies seen in I didn’t need to know about “every” piece.
Views Read Edit View history. Dedicated to fostering interfaith and post-denominational spiritual understanding, the Greys laex the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors as “a new type of sacred space with both a personal and a planetary perspective … a Chapel of transformative art that aligns the individual self: The Greys’ popular Full Moon ceremonies have continued uninterrupted at this new location, along with special events, permaculture courses, and a variety of workshops that have attracted a number of guest presenters including the American folk-musician and eco-activist Pete Seegerand eco-artist Julia Butterfly Hill  With the Greys’ desire to make the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors open and representative to all visionary and contemporary sacred art, visiting artists are encouraged to create murals, labyrinths, gardens, and sculptures; most notably Kate Raudenbush’s Altered Statea two-story domed steel structure first seen at Burning Man in  that now resides in a meadow on the CoSM grounds.
Add the first question. There is one vibratory field that connects all things. Movies i like a lot! Observers half the couple’s age have remarked upon their drive and energy for a project that will take many years to complete. What started as a circle of friends widened, and has become an ever-growing community. Its a moving record of several rooms of paintings.
Chaprl has been called Akasha, Logos, the primordial OM, the music of the spheres, the Higgs field, dark energy, and a thousand other names throughout history.
Please, co-create with us. Use the HTML below. With monthly interfaith celebrations that were held on the New and Full moons, and workshops by leaders in the fields or art, science, and religion, the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors quickly became established as a “Mecca” of the New York “New Age” community. Creativity is our spiritual practice. The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors CoSM is a transdenominational church and c 3 organization dedicated to the realization of a shared vision of the American artists Alex and Allyson Grey to build a contemporary mirroes Chapel as ‘a sanctuary for spiritual renewal through contemplation of transformative art’ .
The fact that Alex Grey credits the inspiration tge the Sacred Mirrors to an LSD experience he mystically shared with his later-wife Allyson makes this series murrors one of the most famous examples frey contemporary visionary art.
By consciously advocating these compounds as ” entheogens ” generating-God-withinan ethnographic term used to describe a plant or drug that invokes a sense of the numinous or a mystical experience, as opposed to mere ” psychedelics “, visionary art claims a sacred and profound nature for these compounds.
The Chapel is an over powering, hypnotic and trippy experience that overwhelms you. A nameless ‘noir’ detective, still mourning the loss of his wife, investigates a mysterious death in a Buddhist temple, but his logical, left-brained crime-solving skills are useless in the intuitive, non-linear world of Zen.