Art

Rust, Blood and Bone – Art Exhibition

Rust, Blood and Bone – Art Exhibition

TUESDAY, JUNE 20, 2017 SUNDAY, JUNE 25, 2017 10:00 am – 11:00 pm Mortuary Chapel, Walcot Street Bath, England, BA1 5BG. — An exhibition of the art of Charlotte Rodgers, Victoria Musson and Katie Pollard, exploring the contemporary alchemical ingredients of Rust, Blood and Bone. Scattered throughout the exhibition will be impressive punctuations of...

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Drawing in Real Perspective (coming soon)

Perspective is an integral part of drawing and painting. It is however poorly understood today. Our representation of perspective in western countries dates from the 17th century, enforced by an edict made by Louis XIV despot of France. It consisted of drawing receding straight lines starting from a vanishing point. However, the ancient Greeks...

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Pan’s Daughter: The Magical World of ROSALEEN NORTON

(Revised and greatly expanded) Nevill Drury ART / BIOGRAPHY / OCCULT 48 illus During the 1950s and early 1960s the Sydney-based trance-artist and Pan-worshipper, Rosaleen Norton, was well known in Australia as ‘the Witch of Kings Cross’ and was frequently portrayed in the tabloid press as an evil ‘devil-worshipping’ figure from the red-light district....

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Surrealism & the Occult

Many people associate Surrealism with politics, but it was also permeated by occult ideas, a fact often overlooked by art historians. This occult influence goes beyond general themes to the movement’s very heart. This occult influence goes beyond general themes to the movement’s very heart. The antinomian stance of Surrealism can be traced directly...

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Ithell Colquhoun (reprinted)

The skills of Ithell Colquhoun in her main practice, that of artist and pioneer in this country of surrealistic art, have been long recognised. Additionally, other interests – alchemy, Earth-magic, active occultism, poetry, druidism, the pre-Christian pagan calendar, the history and membership of the Golden Dawn – and writing of and involvement in these...

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Quareia – The Magician’s Deck

LXXXI – The Quareia Magician’s Deck is a unique magical tool for 21st century magicians. LXXXI is a collaboration between magical artists Stuart Littlejohn and Cassandra Beanland, and magical adept Josephine McCarthy. All of the paintings are original works of art in oil, acrylic, or water colour, and are the result of three years...

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Wormwood Star (revised & enlarged)

This New Edition features fascinating new insights and info, as well as over 20 new images. In the first ever biography written about her, Wormwood Star traces the extraordinary life of the enigmatic artist Marjorie Cameron, one of the most fascinating figures to emerge from the American Underground art world and film scene. Born...

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Pan’s Daughter (Revised and greatly expanded)

During the 1950s and early 1960s the Sydney-based trance-artist and Pan-worshipper, Rosaleen Norton, was well known in Australia as ‘the Witch of Kings Cross’ and was frequently portrayed in the tabloid press as an evil ‘devil-worshipping’ figure from the red-light district. Norton attracted attention from both the public at large and also the local...

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Contemporary Western Book Of The Dead

‘I was musing on Singapore in all its affluent glory still having shrines for the dead on every street corner during ‘The Festival of the Hungry Ghosts’. Then I was musing on how the socially mobile of modern western society eschew death rites and grieving in the name of ‘holding it together’ and being...

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Sickert & The Ripper Crimes

In the autumn of 1888, London women lived under the shadow of the Ripper murders-killings perhaps unmatched in their sadistic brutality. Sickert & The Ripper Crimes derives from the unsuspected testimony of the woman who had particular reason to fear for her life. Florence Pash, friend and colleague of the artist Walter Sickert and...

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THE BLOODY SACRIFICE:

Charlotte Rodgers is a non denominational magickal practitioner and an animist, and The Bloody Sacrifice is the story of her work with blood. It chronicles her use of road kill and blood in art, ritualised scarification and tattoo work, and the use of venous and menstrual blood in magick. Also included are Charlotte’s interviews...

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Behind the Scenes & into the Magic

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Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, The Harbour, Boscastle, North Cornwall, PL35 0HD. SATURDAY, MAY, 27th, 2017. Starts 10:00 am til 4:00 pm. Booking is...

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Grimoires, Goetia, Enochiana, Solomonic Magick – David Rankine & Stephen Skinner

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For centuries, Grimoires have fascinated the public’s imagination. People often ask us about how they could learn more about this topic and what books...

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Treadwell’s Bookshop & Events

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Treadwell’s Bookshop, 33 Store Street, WC1E 7BS, London, UK. Hours: 11-7pm weekdays-12-7pm Saturday and Sunday/Telephone: 020 7419 8507 Email: info@treadwells-london.com — Treadwell’s is a...

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The Atlantis Bookshop

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Located a few steps away from the British Museum, The Atlantis Bookshop is open since 1922 and is a London landmark of prestigious occult...

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Watkins Books

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Located in the heart of London’s West End theater district, off the Charring Cross Road, near Leicester Square Tube station, Watkins is the capital’s...

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