Art & Wisdom

✨The 7 Lights of Cannabis Wisdom✨ 1. THE LIGHT OF UTILITY Cannabis is nature’s most useful plant, providing hemp fibers for clothing, rope, hemp paper, hemp oil, hemp plastics stronger than steel. . . 2. THE LIGHT OF SEXUALITY The increased sensitivity and aphrodisiacal qualities of cannabis inebriation are undeniable. . . 3. THE LIGHT OF HEALTH The numerous medical applications of cannabis for healing and hemp powder as a complete food are a boon for the body. . . 4. THE LIGHT OF LOVE Cannabis opens the heart and sensitizes is to others. . . 5. THE LIGHT OF POETRY Cannabis allows the flowing tongues of bards contact with new modes of knowing and speaking. . . 6. THE LIGHT OF VISION Opening of the third eye allows the artist in everyone access to the Divine Imagination. . . 7. THE LIGHT OF GOD Ganja smoking Babas, Rastafari, and many others regard cannabis as a sacrament opening us to the highest creative source, allowing us to realize WE ARE THE LIGHT.
Did you know that George Washington, was a hemp farmer? 10% OFF this print, today only, to celebrate 4/20. Special offerings happening all weekend long in the High Art Collection! >> https://shop.cosm.org Comment below with your 4/20 fun facts! . . Video by @teej_vision Music by @sekayapapaya . #420 #cannabis #cannabiscommunity #cannabisculture #marijuana #cbd #medicine #hemp #joerogan #visionaryart #visionary #alexgrey #alexgreyart
Good Friday on 4/19. I painted Purple Jesus back in 1987 and unbeknownst to me it became the background for a blotter popular at Grateful Dead concerts. Tim Leary signed some also unbeknownst to me but later I got to meet him at one of my art exhibits. Dr. Leary was the student advisor for Walter Pahnke at Harvard in 1962. The Good Friday experiment was when Pahnke conducted the first Mystical Experience study using psilocybin. This breakthrough study led to many similar studies at Johns Hopkins University and NYU that are helping people recover from PTSD, addiction and depression with psychedelic therapies. Come to CoSM tonight and meet Dr. Anthony Bossis of the NYU Psilocybin studies.
"Love is the highest refinement of starlight." —Dr. Albert Hofmann Happy Bicycle Day friends. New fine art prints are available now in the CoSM Shop. Limited edition of 419. 🚲 Shop here >> LINK IN BIO https://shop.cosm.org/collections/highart-collection/products/albert-hoffman-and-the-new-eleusis-paper-print Proceeds support CoSM and the building of Entheon: Sanctuary of Visionary Art. Video Edited by @teej_vision Music: "Blue Canvas" by @simonhaidukart Vocals by: @anilah.music
A well-lit soulfire can burn away obstacles to the Divine for thousands of years. . Featured art: "Holy fire panel II" by Alex Grey, 1986-87, oil on linen.
On this day in 1943, swiss chemist, Dr. Albert Hoffman, became the first person to learn of the psychedelic effects of lysergic acid diethylamide. A few days later he would embark on a wild bicycle ride... . Come to CoSM on Friday for a very special Bicycle Day discussion on the Mystical Experience and Psychedelic Therapy. Co-hosted with @allysongreycosm and Anthony Bossis, Ph.D. Learn more at https://cosm.org . Featured art: "Albert Hoffman and the New Eleusis (detail)" by Alex Grey, 2017, acrylic on linen.
As the woods come alive at the @chapelofsacredmirrors this Spring, we begin to notice some of our fungal friends growing on trees and rotting logs and soil along the path. Explore the lands of CoSM and investigate the native fungal landscape in a wild foray. @martinbridgeart and Alex Dorr lead a 3-day workshop on the Magic of Mushrooms May 12th - 15th. Learn more >> https://www.cosm.org/events/magic-mushrooms-2019-martin-bridge-alex-dorr/ . . Thanks for the photos @kaitlyncreatrix . . #fungus #fungi #mushroom #plantmedicine #permaculture #ecology #mycoremediation #mushrooms #workshop #chapelofsacredmirrors
True sacred space is your luminous soul, spherical and opalescent like the full moon. . . Featured art: "Wonder: Zena Gazing at the Moon," by Alex Grey, 1996, acrylic on paper.
Spring is here! Mini Vision Crystal Tondos now in bloom at CoSM. Get yours today. Proceeds help build Entheon! >> LINK IN BIO . Frame made in collaboration with @danschaubdesigns
Angels are messengers of Spirit arising in the soul field of visionary imagination. Featured art: "Kiss of the Muse," by Alex Grey, 2011, acrylic on linen.
#throwbackthursday to 1992 when the painting “Prostration” was at its beginning stages... . Thanks for the video edit @teej_vision! Background music: “Departure,” by @simonhaidukart
Cannabis and Culture is the next Full Moon discussion topic on 4/20! Come to the @chapelofsacredmirrors and add your reflections... workshop includes dinner & entry into the Full Moon gathering. https://cosm.org . Featured art: "Americannabis: George Washington Hemp Farmer," by Alex Grey, 2015, oil on linen. Limited edition, canvas prints are available here: https://shop.cosm.org/collections/prints/products/americannabis
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