Greer Townshend

104 Flips | 2 Magazines | @greertownshend | Greer Townshend is a visual artist based in Australia, whose primary practice is drawing. Currently in love with flowers, portraits, kirigami & origami.

Heart

This article is about the internal organ. For other uses, see Heart (disambiguation).<p>"Cardiac" redirects here. For the comics character, see Cardiac …

The Changing Symbolism of the Heart Shape Through the Ages

ADVERTISEMENT<p>With yet another Valentine’s Day successfully behind us and our desire for chocolate, cards and gooey messages satisfied for another …

The science of dreams, with Michio Kaku

<b>Michio Kaku:</b> There’s a whole lore about dreaming. In fact, Sigmund Freud wrote a book called The Interpretation of Dreams which many people think is …

What Your Favorite Flower Says About You

Meredith Waga Perez, owner of Belle Fleur in New York City, shares her expert knowledge to help us characterize our beloved blossoms.<p>Meredith Waga Perez, owner of Belle Fleur in New York City shares her expert knowledge to help us characterize our beloved blossoms.

9 Principles of Japanese Art and Culture

There are 9 basic principles that underlie Japanese art and culture.<p>They're called aesthetics — concepts that answer the question: what is art? There …

Strange Plants II | AnOther

What’s the point?

<b>PHILIP PULLMAN</b> NOVELIST<p>Here we are, alive and conscious, in a universe that seems to be made of material things like atoms and quarks and Higgs …

Feminute beauté avec Mademoiselle Maurice

The Wisteria Flower Tunnel at Kawachi Fuji Garden

Located in the city of Kitakyushu, Japan, Kawachi Fuji Garden is home to an incredible 150 Wisteria flowering plants spanning 20 different species. …

Take a walk through a floating flower garden

In "Floating Flower Garden," 2,300 living flowers are suspended from the ceiling and they rise and fall around visitors as they move throughout the …

Gardening

The poetry of drawing

<b>The most comprehensive exhibition of Pre-Raphaelite drawings ever seen in Australia</b><p>In 1848, a group of radical young British artists banded together …

Surrealist Sculptures by Ellen Jewett Merge Plant and Animal Life | Colossal

<p>Artist Ellen Jewett refers to her sculptural work as “natural history surrealist sculpture,” a blend of plants, animals, and occasionally human-made …

Art

Radiant Human & Aura Photography

Back in 1970, Guy Coggins built a camera that could capture people’s auras, otherwise known as the electromagnetic field surrounding the body. There …

Kumi Yamashita | The Artist With a Fascination for Shadows

Kumi Yamashita is a Japanese artist who sculpts original, stunning art pieces using light and shadow. She constructs single or multiple objects and …

The Science Behind Our Strange, Spooky Dreams

The realm of sleep and dreams has long been associated with strangeness: omens or symbols, unconscious impulses and fears.<p>But this sometimes …

The art of stillness in the Japanese wilderness

A lyrical meditation on the quiet place within.<p>The wait time at the Chichu Art Museum varies depending on the hour. According to the shuttle …

This Is What Happens When You Encase Flowers In Giant Cubes Of Ice

For centuries, flowers have appeared in art as manifestations of <i>Memento Mori,</i> a Latin phrase that translates to "remember (that you have) to die." Artists from Philippe de Champaigne to Adriaen van Utrecht have incorporated plantlife in various states of decay to mirror the ephemeral nature of our …

The Potential of Nothing

<b>Short essay by Lawrence Abrahamson</b><p>When we think of boundaries, we think of lines. But what if we thought instead about space?<p>‘Ma’ is a Japanese …

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The mind I love must have wild places, a tangled orchard where dark damsons drop in the heavy grass, an overgrown little wood, the chance of a snake …

The Concept of "Ma" in Japanese Life and Culture

On the Importance of Drawing

On the Importance of Drawing<p>Whenever something looks interesting or beautiful, there’s a natural impulse to want to capture and preserve it – which …

Arts and Crafts movement

Language of flowers

For the indie pop band, see Language of Flowers (band). For the song written by the composer Edward Elgar, see The Language of Flowers. For the …

Daphne Guinness sings for SHOWstudio: Visions Couture at Le Printemps - Paco Rabanne by Nick Knight

Greer Townshend Artist

Anima and Animus

<b>We all have both feminine and masculine energies.</b><p><b><br>Men must learn to nurture and women must decide and act.</b><p><b>At midlife men and women are often at cross</b> …

Light Sculptures by Mihoko Ogaki

SHOWstudio: Wisteria Hysteria - Stephen Jones / Henry Pincus

Nakkna - Spring/Summer2011 - Passing Clouds

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