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• • • Being a journal by artist and designer John Coulthart, cataloguing interests, obsessions and passing enthusiasms.


 

Cosmic eggs

1: The Metamorphosis of Narcissus (1937) by Salvador Dalí.

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2: Geopoliticus Child Watching the Birth of the New Man (1943) by Salvador Dalí.

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3: The Crack in the Cosmic Egg: Challenging Constructs of Mind and Reality (1971) by Joseph Chilton Pearce.

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4: Karthago (1971) by Karthago.

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5: Supernature (1973) by Lyall Watson.

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Cover art by Jerry Pinkney.

6: The Crack in the Cosmic Egg (1996) by Steven Freeman & Alan Freeman.

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7: Cosmic Egg (2009) by Wolfmother.

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Cover by Invisible Creature.

8: Krautrock: Cosmic Rock and Its Legacy (2012) edited by Nikos Kotsopoulos.

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4 comments or trackbacks

  1. #1 posted by AD

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    Morthem Vlade Art’s

    “Narcissus Metamorphosis”

    is well worth a listen – sorry could not find a youtube but from the “organic not mental” album

  2. #2 posted by John

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    Thanks, the Narcissus theme is a favourite of mine.

  3. #3 posted by Thombeau

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    When I saw the title of this post I immediately thought of the Pearce book, something I read many years ago that had a profound effect on me at the time, though now I wonder why.

  4. #4 posted by herr doktor bimler

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    Not to forget Moebius’ “The Man who Cracked the Cosmic Egg”.

 


 

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