The Best of Mad Swirl : 10.18.15

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“Commitment and creativity cannot be captured and handcuffed. Inspiration cannot be jailed. The heart cannot be contained.” ~ Gary Zukav ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Ruins remain…” (above) by featured artist Aniruddha Sastikar. To see more Mad works from Aniruddha, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 10.10.15

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“When you look at art made by other people, you see what you need to see in it.” ~ Alberto Giacometti ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Makeshift Door” (above) by featured artist Aniruddha Sastikar. To see more Mad works from Aniruddha, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 10.03.15

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••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Abandoned Amidst Greens” (above) by featured artist Aniruddha Sastikar. To see more Mad works from Aniruddha, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. “Draw your pleasure, paint your pleasure, and express your pleasure strongly.” ~ Pierre Bonnard ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we delved in …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.26.15

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••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Uprooted Bench” (above) by featured artist Aniruddha Sastikar. To view more of Aniruddha’s works, along with our other featured artists, visit our chockfull Mad Gallery at MadSwirl.com! “You are the music while the music lasts.” ~ T. S. Eliot ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we emoted anger o’er …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.19.15

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••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Broken Yet Standing” (above) by featured artist Aniruddha Sastikar. To view more of Aniruddha’s works, along with our other featured artists, visit our chockfull Mad Gallery at MadSwirl.com! “Words are but pictures of our thoughts.” ~ John Dryden ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… we tallied two times seventeen; …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 09.05.15

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“Does it mean this, does it mean that, that’s all anybody wants to know. I’d say what any decent poet would say if anyone dared ask him to analyze his work: if you see it, darling, then it’s there!” ~ Freddie Mercury ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Balancing the Wind” (above) by featured artist Bill Wolak. This one closes out Bill’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.29.15

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“Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Dancing on Burning Kites” (above) by featured artist Bill Wolak. To see more Mad works from Bill, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.22.15

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“Art is the most beautiful of all lies.” ~ Claude Debussy ••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Carefree As the Journey of Perfume” (above) by featured artist Bill Wolak. To see more Mad works from Bill, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week in Mad Swirl’s Poetry Forum… wwe quelled the …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.15.15

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••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Coaxing Light Out of Nakedness” (above) by featured artist Bill Wolak. To see more Mad works from Bill, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. “An intellectual says a simple thing in a hard way. An artist says a hard thing in a simple way.” ~ Charles Bukowski ••• The Poetry Forum ••• …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 08.08.15

by on August 8, 2015 :: 0 comments

••• The Mad Gallery ••• “Belonging” (above) by featured artist Bill Wolak. To see more Mad works from Bill, and our other contributing artists, please visit our Mad Gallery. “The artist need not know very much; best of all let him work instinctively and paint as naturally as he breathes or walks.” ~ Emil Nolde ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This …