Inspiring Places: Visiting Neverland
(originally printed with painting)
"Dream Scape", Submitted by R.C. Aitken,
B&W from an original watercolour.
This month, Inspiring Places invites you to a nice, cozy indoor
location: your dream world. We couldn't find any photos for you, though maybe
our good friend Salvador Dali could've. Dali was fond of taking snapshots of his
An R.E.M. visit into one's own past can be the perfect
antique mirror from which to draw a self-portrait.
Dreams may also introduce brand new understandings of our world or ourselves. Some artists, such as Dali, intentionally harvested their dreams for new material. In the 1960's, hypnotic drugs planted in the fertile minds of youth yielded a bumper crop of outlandish works.
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