The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.23.23

by September 24, 2023 0 comments

You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you have something to say. F. Scott Fitzgerald ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Reflecting on Where ~ Andrea Damic To see all Andrea’s whimsically dark works, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.16.23

by September 17, 2023 0 comments

I’d rather be a lightning rod than a seismograph. Ken Kesey ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Grounding ~ Andrea Damic To see all Andrea’s whimsically dark works, 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… we wrested …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.09.23

by September 10, 2023 0 comments

I believe art is utterly important. It is one of the things that could save us. Mary Oliver ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Embracing Ourselves (No.2) ~ Andrea Damic Mad Swirl is excited to bring some art from down und-uh to our Mad Gallery, with Andrea Damic’s wonderfully abstract photography. The way Andrea plays with symmetry, texture and light is seriously …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 09.06.23

by September 7, 2023 0 comments

If you joined Mad Swirl Open Mic this past 1st Wednesday of September (aka 09.06.23) at our OC home, Barbara’s Pavillion, then you know that once again whirl’d up the Swirl and got the Mad mic opened for all you Mad ones out there! Hosts: Johnny O MH Clay Musical Overture: Swirve (Chris & Tamitha Curiel, Gerard Bendiks) Open Mic: …

Featured Artist : Andrea Damic

by September 7, 2023 0 comments

Embracing Ourselves (No.2) Mad Swirl is excited to bring some art from down und-uh to our Mad Gallery, with Andrea Damic‘s wonderfully abstract photography. The way Andrea plays with symmetry, texture and light is seriously impressive, producing imagery that feels equal parts dark and whimsical. Even when we can’t quite tell what we’re looking at, we can’t seem to look …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.02.23

by September 3, 2023 0 comments

The visionary starts with a clean sheet of paper, and re-imagines the world. Malcolm Gladwell ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Taking (1)” ~ 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 …