Hoeckel: Agone & Earthly

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  Yesterday is but today’s memory, and tomorrow is today’s dream. – Khalil Gibran These frames from the past and bygone are made by Beth Hoeckel. All rights reserved.  

Disturbing freedom

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  What often bothers me in everyday life is the normative barrier. One speaks of freedom of speech, and yet it has its limitations: Not every subject enjoys the same acceptance. Why is fundamental virtue such as curiosity, the desire to learn and to ask, punished with rejection and contempt? In a broader sense, why…
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Satire in Polish

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  Pawła Kuczyńskiego (Pawel Kuczynski) has become a famous Polish illustrator in the meantime. His satirical works are known throughout the, at least interconnected, world. Being surrealist in their form, the digital paintings remain prevalent: In an appealing and simple fashion, actuality and necessity are brought together. Even if these pictures are doubtlessly overused and…
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Kluft der “2 Wälte”

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  2 Wälte von Black Tiger feat. Apache LADY! DU GHÖRSCH ZU GHÖRSCH ZU DE OBRE ZÄHTUUSIG. ICH HÖR DR GANZ OBE NUME RAPMUSIG. DU TREISCH E NERZ UND E UHR VO DIM PAPI. ICH TRAG ZU MEHR KULTUR IN DERE STADT BI. ICH SEH DR DUCE, D’MAFIA UND E DRAMA. DU NUMME GUCCI, DOLCE…
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Philoptics

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  Various philosophical attitudes and tendencies have been visualized in a plain and symbolic manner by the talented designer Genis Carreras. For the first time I see rather complicated concepts in a such appealing illustratory fashion. The so-called Philographics wake curiosity and interest: What are they actually standing for? Which one can I identify with?…
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