Mad Swirl Open Mic : 02.01.23

by on January 24, 2023 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of February (aka 02.01.23) as we continue doin’ the open mic voodoo that we do do at our OC home, BARBARA’S PAVILLION as well as from our Mad Zoom Room (broadcasted via FB Live)! Starting at 7:30pm, join hosts Johnny O & MH Clay as we will kick off these open mic’n Mad Swirl’n …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.21.23

by on January 22, 2023 :: 1 comment

What is really beautiful must always be true. Stendhal ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Restless as Driftwood” ~ Bill Wolak To see all of Bill’s wonderfully trippy 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 past week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.14.23

by on January 15, 2023 :: 0 comments

Genius unrefined resembles a flash of lightning, but wisdom is like the sun. Franz Grillparzer ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Unexpected Silence” ~ Bill Wolak To see all of Bill’s wonderfully trippy 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 past week on …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.07.23

by on January 8, 2023 :: 0 comments
tomorrow belongs to thosewho can hear it coming

••• The Mad Gallery ••• “The Tripwire of Uncertainty” ~ Bill Wolak Mad Swirl is excited to start off the new year with one of our favorite returning artists, Bill Wolak! Bill has brought more of his wonderful, trippy artwork to the mad gallery. What better way to start a new year than with more of his dreamy and unusual pieces? …

Featured Artist : Bill Wolak

by on January 6, 2023 :: 0 comments

Restless As Driftwood by Bill Wolak Mad Swirl is excited to start off the new year with one of our favorite returning artists, Bill Wolak! Bill has brought more of his wonderful, trippy artwork to the mad gallery. What better way to start a new year than with more of his dreamy and unusual pieces? Looking at his work and hoping for more …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 01.04.23

by on January 5, 2023 :: 0 comments

If you joined Mad Swirl Open Mic this past 1st Wednesday of January (aka 01.04.23) 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! Here’s a shout out to all who graced our stage with your words, your songs, your divine …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 01.01.23

by on January 1, 2023 :: 0 comments

“And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been” Rainer Maria Rilke ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “happy(?) new year” ~ Madelyn Olson To see all of Madelyn’s Maddi’s mad canvases, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.25.22

by on December 25, 2022 :: 0 comments

“I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are sons of one religion, and it is the spirit.” Khalil Gibran ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Antiquing” ~ Tyler Malone To see all of Tyler’s merry mad snaps, as well as our other resident artists (50 and counting!) take …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 01.04.23

by on December 24, 2022 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of January (aka 01.04.23) when we ring in 2023 by doin’ the open mic voodoo that we do do at our OC home, BARBARA’S PAVILLION as well as from our Mad Zoom Room (broadcasted via FB Live)! Starting at 7:30pm, join hosts Johnny O & MH Clay as we will kick off these open …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 12.04.22 – 12.17.22

by on December 18, 2022 :: 0 comments

“Art does not reproduce what we see; rather, it makes us see.“ Paul Klee ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Altered” ~ Jada Yee To see all of Jada’s beautifully chaotic collages, 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 (12.11 – 12.17) …