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Ray Gropius, Metaversal Drawings

Ray Gropius, Metaversal Drawings

Ray Gropius Since a long time I follow Ray Gropius via his Facebook account and since day 1 I adore his work. He calls his works Metaversal Drawings, which I think is a very good name for this new kind of artistic experiences and expressions. […]

Hitler in your heart

Hitler in your heart

The dark force in us We all have a shadow side, a dark force, according to Carl Gustav Jung and I can only agree on that. That’s why this blog starts with a shadow song from Antony and the Johnsons: hitler in my heart. Please […]

Tutsy Navarathna ravages the Sewers

Tutsy Navarathna ravages the Sewers

Coluche The French comedian Coluche never fails to typecast certain behaviours and people.  The quote below is just one example of that. It is the so-called dirty trades (as garbage collector men or wastewater workers) which contribute the most to cleanliness and paradoxically it is […]

Power play games in the Metaverse / Black Mirror

Power play games in the Metaverse / Black Mirror

Black  Mirror This week I started to watch Season 4 from the Black Mirror series by Charlie Brooker.  The first episode is called USS Callister, which clearly relates to the USS Enterprise from the famous Star Trek series by Gene Roddenberry.  In USS Callister the […]

Avatarus Sapiens

Avatarus Sapiens

Get Lost Gem Preiz is a man of wisdom and the creator of Sapiens at LEA 9.  At the entrance of Sapiens you are told to get lost. The notecard with information about Sapiens is very clear about that:  “Sapiens” is an installation which is not […]

The Vagina Room – Myra Wildmist Installation at TerpsiCorps ArtWerks

The Vagina Room – Myra Wildmist Installation at TerpsiCorps ArtWerks

News of the day My vagina now officially is a piece of art. Just so you know! Your Vagina is Art According to Myra Wildmist your vagina is art. She made an exhibition about (her?) vagina as art. You also are asked to take a […]

MetaLOSS, a goodbye to MetaLES

MetaLOSS, a goodbye to MetaLES

MetaLOSS Sims in Second Life come and go. It never is a big deal. Until one of your favourite sims ceases to exist. And it is even a bigger deal when it concerns your top favourite Art sim. For me that without any doubt was […]

Touch the Sound

Touch the Sound

Palpable sounds After my blog about my ‘RL Love Affair’ a while ago Eupalinos gave me a link to the documentary ‘Touch the Sound’ about Evelyn Glennie. I watched it at New Year’s Eve and recommend it to anyone who has an ear for the essence of […]

To be naked or nude, what shall it be?

To be naked or nude, what shall it be?

Naked or Nude It is very easy to be nude in Second Life. People do it all the time and no one really is offended anymore by seeing a nude avatar, except maybe the ones that stick to general sims only. To be naked is […]

Sound and Vision

Sound and Vision

Birth | Cuby & The Blizzards | David Bowie I was born in the winter of 1962. Two years after that  Cuby & the Blizzards were born. They were a Dutch Blues group with a very unique sound, a mixture of Blues and Rock&Roll. I only got […]