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I’m a neuroscientist and an artist. The oddest things in nature and the curious intricacy of biological processes inspire me to make art. I'm interested in the overlapping places between scientific ideas, biological images, personal mythology and surreal art. In my imagination weird cells and strange creatures come out to play... the subconscious can be a busy place, so I try to accommodate all the deep-sea-neuronal-carnivorous fungi-plankton-plants that grow in it.
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Oh and I like to make jokes about marmots every time someone gets too serious...
Contributor to The Journal of Cartoon Neuroscience - cartoonneuroscience.blogspot.c…
Wife's Disaster ManualWhy shouldn't things be largely absurd, futile, and transitory? They are so, and we are so, and they and we go very well together. ~ George Santayana
All Dharmas Are Marked with Emptiness
by Frank X. Gaspar
I'm talking now about the destitute and the wild-eyed, I'm
talking about the lady who made the head of the Virgin Mary
out of cut up pieces of magazines and broken glass and a
can of carpenter's glue—and then there's the girl I know
who works in the supermarket, who printed an entire anthology
of poems on a single eight-and-a-half-by-eleven sheet of
Xerox paper and folded a hundred copies down to wallet size
and passed them out to anyone who dared look her in the eye.
You know what I mean: there are all those lonely, desperate,
weird minds—yours among them for all I know—and the
Dharma is everywhere, books and words and people thinking,
beat-up notebooks from the dollar stor
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