The Best of Mad Swirl : 03.16.24

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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

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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 on 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 on 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

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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 …

Mad Swirl Open Mic : 03.06.24

by on February 28, 2024 :: 0 comments

Join Mad Swirl this 1st Wednesday of March (aka 03.06.24) 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 : 02.24.24

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I write what I see; I paint what I am. Etel Adnan ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Waiting with Arms Akimbo ~ 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 Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week on …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 02.17.24

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Anything looked at closely becomes wonderful. A. R. Ammons ••• The Mad Gallery ••• A Tenderness You Can’t Resist ~ 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 Swirl’s Mad Gallery! ••• The Poetry Forum ••• This last week on Mad Swirl’s …

The Best of Mad Swirl : 02.10.24

by on February 11, 2024 :: 0 comments

I get drunk writing words. I don’t drink or do drugs, but I get so carried away with writing that I get inebriated from it. John Shirley ••• The Mad Gallery ••• Smooth As Neon Feathers ~ Bill Wolak Gear up and get ready for another damn good time as we welcome back fan favorite (and yes, when I say ‘fan,’ I’m …

Note of Gratitude to the Mad Ones : 02.07.24

by on February 8, 2024 :: 0 comments

This past 1st Wednesday of February (aka 02.07.24) 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! Special thanks to our February feature, Suza Kanon, for sharing her multitudes of creative wares and for spreading the L♥VE to all in the Pavillion! Thanks …