Mystical and Occult

  • Mariusz Lewandowski – Epic, Fascinating Art Will Haunt You

    Mariusz Lewandowski – Epic, Fascinating Art Will Haunt You

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    Early Life and Career Mariusz Lewandowski (b. 1960 – 2022) was a Polish surrealist painter who was born in 1960 in Działdowo, Poland. He created his unique pieces using oil on canvas. His artwork delves into the depths of the human mind and explores the limits of the imagination. Early Influences and Education Lewandowski’s interest…

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  • Johfra Bosschart: The Occult Surrealist and his Fantastic Beasts

    Johfra Bosschart: The Occult Surrealist and his Fantastic Beasts

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    Introduction: Johfra Bosschart (1919-1998) was a Dutch painter known for his surrealist and mystical paintings that often incorporated astrological symbolism. He was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and studied at the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague. In the 1950s, Bosschart became interested in astrology and began incorporating astrological symbolism into his paintings. He eventually…

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  • H.R. Giger: Spellbinding Secrets of the Dystopian Surrealist

    H.R. Giger: Spellbinding Secrets of the Dystopian Surrealist

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    Introduction to H.R. Giger H.R. Giger, born Hans Ruedi Giger in 1940, was a Swiss painter, sculptor, and designer known for his distinctive, eerie, and surrealistic style. He gained worldwide recognition for his work on the science fiction film Alien, which earned him an Academy Award for Best Achievement in Visual Effects. Early Life and…

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  • Mark Hopkins

    Mark Hopkins

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    Biography Mark Hopkins was Born in Poughkeepsie, in New York State. He attended St. Olaf College in Minnesota where he received a degree in fine art in 1981. In the following years he lived in Minneapolis where he painted scenery for theater and opera and freelanced as a muralist, portraitist, and interior designer. In 1987…

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  • Daniella Batsheva

    Daniella Batsheva

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    Daniella Batsheva is an “Illustrator with a design habit” whose aesthetic straddles the line between underground and mainstream. Her art boasts the beautiful, detail-heavy, intricate line work of the Victorian era mixed with the dark goth imagery inspired by horror films. Softly stylized figures with deep color palettes. Whimsy with a creepy twist. Daniella shares,…

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