In this blog I will focus on the interface between art, science, linguistics  and indigenous knowledge as they pertain to the transformation of meaning.

Cecilia Vicuña and I initiated a Trialog conversation in March 2017, in conjunction with the Ritual Seminar we were invited to teach for Elective Affinities at A.S.F.A, the Athens School of Visual Arrts, documenta 14. 

James O'Hern 

Spin-Spin Triangulene

Oil painting by Cecilia Vicuña: Angel de la Menstruación, 1973.

In this work the "angel" enters an altered state of consciousness while staying grounded in reality, therefore her shamanic body spins in opposite directions at the same time.

Scientists recently created a "triangulene"; two entangled molecules that spin in opposite directions, allowing quantum calculations to be made.…er-quantum-computers/

Posted by oysijim on March 21, 2017 in Trialogs