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As scheduled, Inhorgenta Munich took place from 20th to 23rd February. It is one of the most important events for the jewelry industry worlwide, specially within Europe. Irene and I had the chance to visit this trade fair on 21st and 22nd and it was a great experience. We even had time to do some sightseeing the morning of Sunday 22nd and we can’t deny that Munich is a charming city, hopefully we will be back in the near future.
I have written a brief review of the event for the Asociación Joyas de Autor, it is already available on its website (Spanish language): “La Joya de Autor en Inhorgenta 2015”.
About Thomas Kuntz
A new project of Thomas Kuntz, the film ‘The occult world of automata’, has given us the perfect excuse to introduce you to the creative world of this genius.
Born in 1965 in Phoenix (Arizona – USA), Thomas J. Kuntz is a contemporary artist on a mission: bringing ancient arcana and modern technologies together as weapons for aesthetic enlightenment. His father was a surgeon and his mother a folk artist/doll maker, and he has been working as a professional artist since 1986.
Kuntz takes an alchemical approach to his art, being designer, sculptor, mechanician, automatist, animator, modelmaker, painter and conceptualist… all in one.
‘Dead Horses on a Beach’ by Andrea Pellegrini & Tanja Zapolski – A Singular Soundtrack by Decimononic
Mezzo-soprano Andrea Pellegrini and classical pianist Tanja Zapolski were chosen by Martin Hall to perform most of the songs of her album ‘If Power Asks Why’, released in October 2012.
‘Dead Horses on a Beach’ is the opening song of this album and its video was made by the Danish photographer Robin Skjoldborg, produced by Martin Hall and edited by Henrik Möll.
Splendidly heartbreaking. Singular, yes.
We bring you today a quote from the was a Swiss psychiatrist and psychotherapist Carl Gustav Jung, founder of analytical psychology.
Individuation is the central concept of analytical psychology, this is, the psychological process of integrating the opposites, including the conscious with the unconscious, while still maintaining their relative autonomy. Jung considered individuation to be the central process of human development.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Jung created many of the classical psychological concepts, like the archetype, the collective unconscious, the complex, and synchronicity, and his work has been influential in philosophy, anthropology, archeology, literature and religious studies.