The Musical Beauty of Paper: celebrating the work of Oskar Fischinger, the ‘father of visual music’

"Music is not limited to the world of sound. There exists a music of the visual world." ~ Oskar Fischinger Is there no end to the versatility of paper in the pursuit of creative endeavour?  I am indebted to Gallivanta for sending me a link to this incredible, ground-breaking film called 'Optical Poem, made in … Continue reading The Musical Beauty of Paper: celebrating the work of Oskar Fischinger, the ‘father of visual music’

Dalí + Disney = ?

Check out this fascinating article by Open Culture about a potential collaboration between Salvador Dalí and Walt Disney in the 1940s called Destino. Fortunately for us, this short film has been produced which imagines what might have emerged, had the project been finished. It is a beautiful piece, merging together Dalí's surreal art with Disney's Fantasia-like animation. As … Continue reading Dalí + Disney = ?