The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.29.22

by on January 30, 2022 :: 0 comments

“All of us have a place in history. Mine is clouds.” Richard Brautigan ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Despair (2) ~ Thomas Riesner To see all Thomas’ wicked squiggles, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.22.22

by on January 23, 2022 :: 0 comments

“I’ve got something to live for, because I always wanted to be an artist” Daniel Johnston ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Soul Worlds-3 ~ Thomas Riesner Mad Swirl is pleased to bring back artist Thomas Riesner, who you may remember for his nightmare-ish and dark creatures. As frightening as they appear at first glance – all wobbly lines and big eyes …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 02.02.22

by on January 22, 2022 :: 0 comments

~MAD SWIRL IS VIRTUAL THIS MONTH~ Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of February (aka 2.2.22) when we’ll once again be doin’ the open mic voodoo that we do do on Facebook LIVE (via Zoom)! Starting at 7:30pm, hosts Johnny O & MH Clay will kick off these open mic’n Mad Swirl’n festivities with some musical grooves brought to you by ol …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.15.22

by on January 16, 2022 :: 0 comments
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”

••• The Mad Gallery ••• Even More Dazzling Than the Unknown ~ Bill Wolak To see all of Bill’s mad collages, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we recalled all through talk of …

New Featured Artist : Thomas Riesner

by on January 15, 2022 :: 0 comments

Soul Worlds-3 by Thomas Riesner Mad Swirl is pleased to bring back artist Thomas Riesner, who you may remember for his nightmare-ish and dark creatures. As frightening as they appear at first glance – all wobbly lines and big eyes – there’s something endearing about his subjects. A (not quite) humanness that strikes a resemblance to a shadow, or maybe an …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.08.22

by on January 9, 2022 :: 0 comments
tomorrow belongs to thosewho can hear it coming

••• The Mad Gallery ••• Another Unforeseen Enigma ~ Bill Wolak To see all of Bill’s mad collages, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This week to hype more Holiday Hijinx in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we saw how we go …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 01.05.22

by on January 6, 2022 :: 0 comments

So here we are… 2022! Felt kinda like 2020 again, what with the virtual setting we found ourselves in this past 1st Wednesday when we called ALL ye yin & yang hangers, ye yang & yin winners, ye lookers for the new, ye bookers of the blue skies beyond the auld lang syne… ye transformers & reformers & resolved heart …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.01.22

by on January 2, 2022 :: 0 comments

“How do you know you’re going to do something, until you do it?” J. D. Salinger ••• The Mad Gallery ••• All the Whispers That Linger in a Smile ~ Bill Wolak To see all of Bill’s mad collages, as well as our other former featured artists (over 50 in total), take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• …