Music: An Exploratory Space

Music: An Exploratory Space

For as long as humans have been on Earth, there has been music. Every style and form, with instruments as varied as humans themselves, and creative expression from the highly religious to the playful and sensuous. But does the long history of our musical experience...
Life Speaking – a song

Life Speaking – a song

​At Portals of Perception we are fascinated, in a forensic way, and captivated, in an evocative way with the processes and practices that are part of the human design and expression. And perhaps there is a universal sense that we all yearn to make contact with...
Art As An Evolving Conversation

Art As An Evolving Conversation

Art As An Evolving Conversation Art As An Evolving Conversation, Part 1 Peter | October 22, 2021November 12, 2021 Aviv Shahar with Aud Wilken and Rita Lampen Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Pinterest Art is a conversation to inspire, to make contact, to create a new...
Essence Music: The Emergence of a Collective Agency

Essence Music: The Emergence of a Collective Agency

Almost everyone can remember being moved – feeling joy, inspiration, or even healing – by music. Maybe from a symphony, or someone playing guitar and singing in the street. The ability to move or inspire a listener doesn’t come from technical skill, or a particular...
Witnessing Flow

Witnessing Flow

Edward Dowrick: These questions start to promote this exploration into the domain of what we call music, in the sense that it is a language, or a marriage attempt between what I would think of as causing realms, or things that are not seen, but more or less felt, and...