Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 08.05.20

by on August 6, 2020 :: 0 comments

If you tuned in to Mad Swirl Open Mic​ this past 1st Wednesday (aka 08.05.20), Mad Swirl Open Mic once again virtually whirled up the Swirl and got the Mad mic opened for all you Mad ones out there! We beamed our cyber line-up straight out into the wide world of webs & straight to your screens. HUGE grats to …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.01.20

by on August 2, 2020 :: 0 comments

“We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men.” Herman Melville ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “The Social Distancing of Desire” – Bill Wolak Mad Swirl is proud to welcome back Bill Wolak, one of the maddest of the mad, with a fresh new collection of collage work. This time around, he’s brought a …

New Featured Artist : Bill Wolak

by on July 30, 2020 :: 0 comments

Mad Swirl is proud to welcome back Bill Wolak, one of the maddest of the mad, with a fresh new collection of collage work. This time around, he’s brought a bit of a new style… along with the one we knew him for and wow… we are not disappointed! I mean, how could anyone say no to trippy, surreal, nude portraits, not to mention …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 08.05.20

by on July 28, 2020 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl Open Mic THIS 1st Wednesday of the August (aka 08.05.20), as we once again whirl up the Swirl VIRTUALLY, opening the mic for all you Mad ones out there! With technology & social media on our side, we got no choice but to maximize it! Starting at 7:30pm (CST), join host Johnny O along with Chris Curiel’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 07.25.20

by on July 26, 2020 :: 0 comments

“You shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you mad.” Aldous Huxley ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Immobility” – Sufia Khatoon This ends Sufia’s featured run in our Mad Gallery. But don’t worry, we have more art coming your way next week! Stay tuned… See all of Sufia’s ponderous paintings, as well as our other former featured artists …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 07.18.20

by on July 19, 2020 :: 0 comments

“Poetry is like a bird, it ignores all frontiers.” Yevgeny Yevtushenko ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Anxiety” – Sufia Khatoon See all of Sufia’s ponderous paintings, as well as our other former featured artists (50 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we got to be groovy while …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 07.11.20

by on July 12, 2020 :: 0 comments

“This world is but a canvas to our imagination.” Henry David Thoreau ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Dreaming” – Sufia Khatoon See all of Sufia’s ponderous paintings, as well as our other former featured artists (50 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we made love mint with …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 07.04.20

by on July 5, 2020 :: 0 comments

“Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.” Franz Kafka ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Crippled” – Sufia Khatoon See all of Sufia’s ponderous paintings, as well as our other former featured artists (50 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we begrudged the finality of …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 07.01.20

by on July 3, 2020 :: 0 comments

If you tuned in to Mad Swirl Open Mic​ this past 1st Wednesday (aka 07.01.20), Mad Swirl Open Mic once again virtually whirled up the Swirl and got the Mad mic opened for all you Mad ones out there! We beamed our cyber line-up straight out into the wide world of webs & straight to your screens. HUGE grats to …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 06.27.20

by on June 28, 2020 :: 0 comments

“Poetry is a matter of life, not just a matter of language.” Lucille Clifton ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Impatient” – Sufia Khatoon See all of Sufia’s ponderous paintings, as well as our other former featured artists (50 in total) at Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we exposed a …