The great majority of human creativity happens automatically and beneath the surface of conscious awareness. People who don’t feel creative don’t understand themselves well yet. Every single one of us is constantly formulating new sentences and thoughts, constructions of meaning, acts of physical movement, and complex webs of images, memories, expectations, wishes, and fears.
If you’re reading this, you likely know that at Seymour we’re fascinated by the subconscious mind. We feel that it is an extraordinary reservoir of potential creativity and we believe that ‘looking inward’ and exploring this rich hidden ocean, this ‘sea inside’ is something that everyone should do. At Seymour, we call this kind of […]
A few books we’re looking forward to reading this Summer. We thought that perhaps they might interest you as well. Click on underlined titles for additional information. The Age of Insight: The Quest to Understand the Unconscious in Art, Mind, and Brain, from Vienna 1900 to the Present by Eric Kandel […]
RADA TZANKOVA is an artist whose work is a meditation on life; the characters and images of which, occupy a world at the crossroads of reality and imagination. Her work dances back and forth on the edges of a series of opposites; drawing and painting, narration and abstraction, the conscious and unconscious, whether on paper […]