The Light Body

Make art with us this Sunday afternoon accompanied by music and poetry intended to turn on the Light Body. Discussion will include an art historical overview of figurative luminosity as a recurring motifs throughout world art. Holy people are often painted with glowing haloes and auras. Yogic chakras, acupuncture meridians and points, provide a multi-cultural cartography for lights of the soul. Come prepared to create. Bring a sketchbook and colors.

     

Psychic Energy System, Spiritual Energy System, and Universal Mind Lattice, by Alex Grey

 

With Your Hosts: Alex Grey & Allyson Grey

 

Alex Grey, world-renowned artist, poet, and author, is best loved for his paintings which portray multiple dimensions of reality, interweaving biological anatomy with psychic and spiritual energies. His books, Sacred Mirrors, The Mission of Art, Transfigurations, and Art Psalms, trace the development of his work and mystical experiences that shaped his spiritual artistic life. Alex's most recent monograph, Net of Being, addresses how his art is evolving the cultural body through icons of interconnectedness. www.alexgrey.com

 

 

 

Allyson Grey, artist, writer and social sculptor, has co-written and edited a dozen books and all seven volumes of CoSM Journal of Visionary Culture. Since 1975, Allyson has been artistic partner and studio mate of artist, Alex Grey. With a Master of Fine Arts from Tufts University, Allyson has been an educator and muse to artists for over 30 years.
 Alex and Allyson are the parents of actress, Zena Grey. allysongrey.com Together, the Grey co-founded the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, CoSM, an interfaith church since 2008, celebrating creativity as a spiritual path.
 

Event Schedule

1pm – Program Begins

  • Art Meditation — music by DJ Jon Ohia
  • BRING DRAWING MATERIALS including colored pencils, pens or watercolor and a sketch book or pad.
  • Journaling and poetic expression also encouraged.
  • Meditation Ends with Closing Reflections
  • Break —
    The CoSM Store and the Mushroom Cafe will be open.
  • Presentation on The Light Body
  • Discussion
  • Drawing Meditation  — music by DJ Jon Ohia
  • Closing Ceremony

 

The CoSM Store and the Mushroom Cafe will be open.

 

Accommodations

Rooms are available for rent in Grey House, CoSM’s fully renovated Visionary Victorian guest house.

Guest Room Photo
Guest Room Photo
Guest Room Photo

The artwork of Alex Grey & Allyson Grey plus many other visionary artists are on display in the guest house.

Location

CoSM, Chapel of Sacred Mirrors, 46 Deer Hill Road, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590.