The Best of Mad Swirl : 03.30.24

by March 31, 2024 0 comments

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream. Vincent Van Gogh ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Cyber Doll ~ Mitchell Pluto To see all of Mitchell’s vibrantly crafted collage illustrations, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week on Mad Swirl’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 03.23.24

by March 24, 2024 0 comments

I am awaiting / perpetually and forever / a renaissance of wonder Lawrence Ferlinghetti ••• The Mad Gallery ••• AI Word Oracle ~ Mitchell Pluto To see all of Mitchell’s vibrantly crafted collage illustrations, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week on …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 04.03.24

by March 22, 2024 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of April (aka 04.03.24) when we’ll be doin’ the open mic voodoo that we do do at our OC home, BARBARA’S PAVILLION! Hosts Johnny O & MH Clay will open the mad mic, starting with some musical grooves brought to you by Swirve (Chris & Tamitha Curiel, Gerard Bendiks). This month we will be …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 03.16.24

by March 17, 2024 0 comments

The only people for me are the mad ones: the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who… burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow Roman candles. Jack Kerouac ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Cyber Kolossoi II ~ Mitchell Pluto To see all of Mitchell’s vibrantly crafted collage …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 03.09.24

by March 10, 2024 0 comments

The main thing is to know something and to say it. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Cyber Kolossoi III ~ Mitchell Pluto Mad Swirl is excited to welcome the talented Mitchell Pluto to the Mad Gallery, with vibrantly crafted collage illustrations that unfold like fragments of a long-forgotten dream. Pluto’s work is a dynamic fusion of abstract shapes …

Featured Artist : Mitchell Pluto

by March 7, 2024 0 comments

Cyber Kolossoi III by Mitchell Pluto Mad Swirl is excited to welcome the talented Mitchell Pluto to the Mad Gallery, with vibrantly crafted collage illustrations that unfold like fragments of a long-forgotten dream. Pluto’s work is a dynamic fusion of abstract shapes and enigmatic faces – there’s something almost hieroglyphic about them, though each piece is composed of layers far more …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 03.06.24

by March 7, 2024 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of March (aka 03.06.24) Mad Swirl Open Mic whirl’d up the Swirl at our OC home, Barbara’s Pavillion, getting the Mad mic opened for ALL you Mad ones out there! This month we featured the Poets & Writers who are featured in our anthology “The Best of Mad Swirl : v2023“: Johnny Olson MH Clay Marianne …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 03.02.24

by March 3, 2024 0 comments

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. Theodor “Dr. Seuss” Geisel ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Attentive As Longing ~ Bill Wolak To see all of Bill’s mind-bending trippy & erotic scenes, as well as our other resident artists (60 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad …