I'm not often lost for words, but I don't know how to begin to describe this exhibition to you.
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The proud and baffled owner.
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I watch as the mutations unfold inside the belly of the flask. The substance swirling through the water becomes viscous and gels into the shape of an octopus flopping along a seabed. A shock of recognition: so this is why the mediaevals used to believe that octopuses were the products of alchemy!
A suggestive article in the March issue of Fortean Times (FT) explores the "hidden links" between Surrealism and Forteanism. It makes some intriguing connections, but ultimately its argument doesn't come off. Surrealists and Forteans can't help but be excited by some of the same phenomena, although they may not always know or care very much … Continue reading Surrealism And Secret Shit