For those of you who weren’t able to attend last week’s event at the SEYMOUR+ space in Paris ~ Here’s the video! For more information about this event please click: HERE
It transforms your being. The morning chill. The sense of being outside the container of your body. And the world is upside down. Underwater looking up, the surface of the pool seen from below becomes ceiling and floor, sky and ground. My mind is free there.
Whatever your point of view on any topic, we offer you this succinct post as a reminder to always consider things from an alternate perspective than the one you typically default to. Point of View : a position or perspective from which something is considered or evaluated : standpoint. First Known Use of Point of View: 1720 […]
The waves give me a sense of total presence in the water and sharpen my focus on my surroundings but in a hypnotic manner. In the years since the surgery, I have used surfing as therapeutic experience. My wife would often say ‘you need to get in the water.’
When we talk about making faces we don’t necessarily mean sticking your tongue out and crossing your eyes. In fact, we’re talking about the day-to-day action of communicating via your facial expressions. And while we may understand communication as being largely verbal, a large part of how we interpret a person and the situation is […]
I noticed how panic and anxiety had been holding me back in different ways than I had thought; previously, I had assumed that these mentalities were a part of my work and that I could only create when I was distressed. I had not even considered that one could make work without these emotions.
What is Psychoanalysis? A short film by the Audiovisual Project of the Institute of Psychoanalysis. We came across this charming film on You Tube and loved it. We hope you will too!
I soon discovered that the more I jogged, the less I wanted to smoke, until one day I had lost all interest in smoking. Poof. Little had I known that running could be a bad habit surrogate.
It is better to lie on the naked ground and be at ease than to have a golden coach and a rich table and be worried. – Epicurean proverb. Otium is a Latin abstract term which refers to leisure time in which a person can enjoy eating, playing, resting, contemplation and academic endeavours. It […]
At Seymour, we’re as likely to let things slip as the next person, and so we like to remind ourselves of the importance of keeping the mind sharp. After all, the mind is like a muscle; the more you exercise it the more likely it is to become stronger, but at the same time it […]