Johfra Bosschart was a Dutch painter who described his own works as “ Surrealism based on studies of psychology, religion, the Bible, astrology, antiquity. Explore Jan-Peter Semmel’s board “Art by Johfra Bosschart” on Pinterest. | See more ideas about Alchemy, Dark art and Fantasy art. Mar 15, Johannes Franciscus Gijsbertus van den Berg (15 December in Rotterdam – 6 November in Fleurac) or just Johfra Bosschart was a .
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Above all, three great philosophical schools have strongly influenced esoteric thinking in Europe from the Middle Ages to our present day. He was the founder of the now defunct Meta-Realist group. Books Samael Aun Weor. There, he and his wife Diana have been workingfor the order of the clergyman leaders. Neo-PlatonismHermeticismand the Jewish Cabbala.
Karl Blossfeldt was an attentive observers of nature, a teacher of contemplation. Taken together, they constitute a secret science. These are the bozschart of one night in september Johfra Bosschart was born in Rotterdam, Holland on December 15,and died in Fleurac, France on November 6, at the age of And he wrote a book about it.
His career expaned in over than sixty years, in which the artist had painted many oil paintings, drawings, aquarels and collages. Frequent questions Kabbalah of Prediction Image Gallery.
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I especially want to introduce you to his Zodiac Seriesthat he painted at his French studio during the years I just wanted to make some things clear. He sometimes added his mother’s maiden name, “Bosschart,” uohfra his paintings as well. The text is all in Dutch, but at least I look at his artwork.
Incorporating images, ideas and symbols from the Tarot, the Kabbalah, alchemy, gnosticism, Hermeticism of Hermes and Rosicrucianism, the paintings can be experienced as meditations and doorways to spiritual growth. Johfra Bosschart in Vezere France, June The many different symbols related to a certain sign, gathered together into a harmonious composition, would give each painting more depth; they would offer the observer more possibilities for his own free associations.
Image Gallery-Astrology and Zodiac Johfra Bosschart
Books Samael Aun Weor On-line orders: The reconciliation between Titiana and Oberon Being truly connected with yourself and others can move mountains. Strangely though, I did not give bksschart thought about the artist himself.
The founder of the now defunct “Meta-Realist” group, he described his own works as “Surrealism based on studies of psychology, religion, the Bible, astrology, antiquity, magic, witchcraft, mythology and occultism. Pages 2 and 3 from your astrology reading in your fine art, personalized astrology book: This is me with my flower The gnostic concept learned in that brotherhood impacted the symbolistic of his esoteric paintings.
Johfra died on 6 Novemberalmost 79 year old, in France. But I still did not bosscjart a great deal about Johfra until I discovered that there is a book of his artwork.
Jerry Uelsmann uses the technique of combination printing to create his dreamlike scenes. The Zodiac Series where created after several meditations, as he describes in the book ‘Astrology: Johfra’s art is magically combined from three sources as he is describing his work in his diary as: The fairy of the great mystery Life and Death Phenomena.
It was not until years later that I discovered a host of other artists who are related. I remember coming across Johfra’s artwork in an Astrology magazine years ago. Days before he died, his own autobiography was published under the name of: Johfra joined an esoteric movement: There is a beautiful book called Stadt des Orion….
Johfra Bosschart: 12 allegorical paintings-astrological signs
And at the same time Walter Kamp also commissioned seven paintings from him that have come to be known as known as The Maldoror Series. His most emblematic project is his cenotaph designed for Isaac Newton. A few months later Scorpio and Libra were finished, and towards the end of the year Sagittarius and Capricorn as well.
The reason bosschrat his autobiography is in his own diary, stated: Click the thumbnail images below to visit larger images and detailed descriptions of Johfra’s paintings. You and the Universe.