The Golden Ratio can be found quite easily using only a straight-edge and a compass. To underline the upcoming release of my book, Constructions, I am going to detail one of the lessons here; How to find the Golden Cut of a Line…. Begin with line AB. First construct a perpendicular from B. Next, bisect […]Read More How to Easily Find the Golden Ratio
My latest print, The Engagement of Rebis, is a further exploration of the Great Hermaphrodite figure. This symbolic character comes to us from the hermetic traditions of medieval Europe. This particular print shows the divine pair prior to their fusion in the Great Work. This is their engagement. The Man, whose head is the sun […]Read More Insight into “The Engagement of Rebis”
In order to understand the Alchemical and Hermetic traditions, a lesson in symbology is essential. Often, groups operating under these guises would mask profound philosophical truths in the form of images. One such image is the Great Hermaphrodite. The symbol deals with “Hierosgamos“, or the union of opposites. On a very base level you could […]Read More “The Great Hermaphrodite” explained.