The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.25.24

by May 26, 2024 0 comments

Don’t play what’s there, play what’s not there. Miles Davis ••• The Mad Gallery ••• 0RH5180 ~ Richard Hanus To see all of Richard’s vibrantly emotive 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 last week on Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we felt …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 06.05.24

by May 21, 2024 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of June (aka 06.05.24) 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 : 05.18.24

by May 19, 2024 0 comments

For me, it is OK as long as I can breathe, as long as my heart is pumping, as long as I can express myself. Ai Weiwei ••• The Mad Gallery ••• 4I3A6116 ~ Richard Hanus To see all of Richard’s vibrantly emotive works, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.11.24

by May 12, 2024 0 comments

Take me, I am the drug; take me, I am hallucinogenic. Salvador Dali ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Photo 157 ~ Richard Hanus To see all of Richard’s vibrantly emotive 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 last week on Mad Swirl’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 05.04.24

by May 5, 2024 0 comments

Art is for everybody. Keith Haring ••• The Mad Gallery ••• 4I3A6146 ~ Richard Hanus Mad Swirl is thrilled to introduce Richard Hanus as the latest addition to the Mad Gallery lineup, showcasing his vibrant and emotive paintings. Hanus’ unique style carries a captivating moodiness; from introspective depths to vibrant bursts of energy, his pieces are sure to take you on …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 05.01.24

by May 2, 2024 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of May (aka 05.01.24) 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 local loco legend, OG miscreant, Josh Weir! Grats to ALL the participators & appreciators who rode the Mad wave live at Barbara’s: …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 04.27.24

by April 28, 2024 0 comments

We do not write in order to be understood; we write in order to understand. C. Day Lewis ••• The Mad Gallery ••• whispered conversation at nigh ~ Edward Michael Supranowicz To see all of Edward’s colorfully kaleidoscopic dream scenes, as well as our other resident artists (50+ and counting!) take a virtual stroll thru Mad Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The …

Mad Swirl Podcast : Inside the Eye

by April 23, 2024 0 comments

The whole Mad Swirl of everything to come begins… NOW! Check out Mad Swirl’s inaugural podcast, “Inside the Eye!” Join hosts Johnny O (Founder, Chief Editor, Creative Director) and MH Clay (Poetry Editor, right hand Mad man) as they whirl up some podcasting swirling madness! Give us a listen on Patreon OR give a listen on Spotify! In this quarter’s episode …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 05.01.24

by April 22, 2024 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of May (aka 05.01.24) 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 : 04.20.24

by April 21, 2024 0 comments

True art lies in a reality that is felt. Odilon Redon ••• The Mad Gallery ••• the dance of regret ~ Edward Michael Supranowicz We’re excited to welcome back returning featured artist Edward Supranowicz with more of his colorful kaleidoscope dreams. We mean it: one look at these pieces is like stepping straight into that little tin kaleidoscope you had as …