Epic Lives

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Alex Grey is the artist who painted these amazing paintings. He has many pieces which are thought provoking and intense. In ARTmind (2004) Alex Grey explores the healing potential of sacred art. CoSM the movie, was released in 2006 and features Grey giving a tour of the Chapel of Sacred Mirrors exhibition on display (2004-2009) in New York City. Grey appeared in the 2006 film Entheogen: Awakening the Divine Within, a documentary about rediscovering an enchanted cosmos in the modern world. Mann, Rod (Director) (2006). Entheogen: Awakening the Divine Within (DVD video).

Alex_Grey-The_Soul_Finds_ItI like his art because he has a dark underside which always shines through. His detail is absolutely amazing and his visual images stick in your mind. Grey is a man who believes in entheogens. Literally meaning generating the divine within, this is the use of a drug or other altering substance for a religious or spiritual or growth experience.

Wikipedia had the following examples of entheogens : transcendence,and revelation, including meditationpsychonauticspsychedelic and visionary artpsychedelic therapy, and magic.

Many works of literature have described entheogen use; some of those are:

 

 

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