My Eyes Have Seen You

Things That Came To Mind   Gesamtkunstwerk, a fusion of all the arts into one work.

"From this distant vantage point, the Earth might not seem of any particular interest. But for us, it’s different. Look again at that dot. That’s here. That’s home. That’s us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone you ever heard of, every human being who ever was, lived out their lives. The aggregate of our joy and suffering, thousands of confident religions, ideologies, and economic doctrines, every hunter and forager, every hero and coward, every creator and destroyer of civilization, every king and peasant, every young couple in love, every mother and father, hopeful child, inventor and explorer, every teacher of morals, every corrupt politician, every “superstar,” every “supreme leader,” every saint and sinner in the history of our species lived there – on a mote of dust suspended in a sunbeam."
Carl Segan
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Map to the Stars Trailer 

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Sigur Ros, The Rains of Castamere 

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"You can’t show anyone anything he hasn’t seen already, on some level - any more than you can tell anyone anything he doesn’t already know. It is the function of the artist to evoke the experience of surprised recognition: to show the viewer what he knows but does not know that he knows. Helnwein is a master of surprised recognition."
William S. Burroughs
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