Category Archives: Realism

Shamanic Dreams Aplenty.

Two weeks before Merlin’s passing, at a time where my focus in the dreamtime was rather intense, I dreamt the most uplifting of dreams.  As it was leading up to Merlin’s transition or ascension, there was a massive opening up … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Archetypes in dreams, Artists, Astral plane habitué, Astral Projection in Dreams, Authors, Black Americans, Black artists, Black creative artists, Books, Creative Genius, Dance, Dance dreams, Diarists, Dream sex, Dream Shamanism, Dreams, Dreams of ETs, Dreams of extra-humans, Dreams of famous persons, Dreams set in far-off worlds, Fantastic Realism, Flying dreams, Longreads, Lucid dreams, Magical Realism, Mature soul Artisans, Mature souls, Memoirs, Michael Teachings, Music, Musicians, OBEs in dreams, Old souls, Out-of-Body Experiences, Past-life dreams, Performers, Photography, Pyramid, Realism, Reincarnation, Shamanism, Shapeshifting in dreams, Singers, Songwriters, Spirituality, Stage performers, Theatre, Video, Visionaries, Vocalists, West Indian Artists, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Speaking of Weddings: Future Nuptials for Merlin & Me.

As this November marks the 30th anniversary of Merlin’s passing, rare indeed it is that I should dream of him.  Recently, I remarked to a friend that in all honesty if I were to encounter Merlin a dream at this … Continue reading

Posted in Africans, Artists, Authors, Black artists, Black creative artists, Books, channelling, Creative Genius, Dream Shamanism, Dreams, Dreams of Merlin, Dreams of Task Companion, Fashion, Literature, Lucid dreams, Magical Realism, Mature soul Artisans, Mature souls, Memoirs, Michael Teachings, Old souls, Performers, Realism, Reincarnation, Spirituality, Stage performers, Statesmen, Theatre, Visionaries, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Astral Projecting into Dreamtime.

Recently, in the blog: Nancy …. and more, I spoke much of sage entity mate, Milan Newcombe – incidentally, Frans Bloem is also an entity mate.  In any event, during that tribute to Nancy Wilson, which also proved a tribute … Continue reading

Posted in Archetypes in dreams, Artists, Astral plane habitué, Astral Projection in Dreams, Authors, Black artists, Books, Buddhism, Creative Genius, Crystals, Diarists, Dream Shamanism, Dreams, Dreams of extra-humans, Dreams of famous persons, Dreams set on far-off worlds, Jazz, Longreads, Lucid dreams, Magical Realism, Mature soul Artisans, Mature souls, Memoirs, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Music, Musicians, OBEs, OBEs in dreams, Old souls, Out-of-Body Experiences, Photography, Realism, Reincarnation, Shamanism, Shapeshifting in dreams, Spirituality, Visionaries, Writers, Young souls | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gosh that was fun!

Thanks to World Ballet Day, there was positively nothing or no one that was going to dissuade me from hitting London town.  Armistice Day and La Bayadère, you say… ha! Naturally, I returned to London, in my ongoing research/quest for … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Art, 21st Century Artists, 21st Century Black Artists, 21st Century British Art, 21st Century British Artists, Animals, Animism, Architecture, Art, Art Collecting, Art Collection, Artists, Black artists, Black creative artists, Books, British Artists, Dance, Dancers, Diarists, Dreams, Dutch Artists, Longreads, Mature soul Artisans, Mature souls, Memoirs, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Oil on canvas, Oil paintings, Old souls, Painters, Painting, Photography, Portraiture, Private Art Collection, Realism, Reincarnation, Visionaries, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Coming Soon…

Human Civilisation’s First Dream Memoirs: Soon, Volume I of the Six-Volume Memoirs of Merlin & me.  Quite remarkably, Human Civilisation’s First Dream Memoirs will launch next month…  Stay tuned! Coming soon in all media everywhere…. Thanks so much for your … Continue reading

Posted in Artists, Authors, Award-winning artist, Books, Canadian artists, Creative Genius, Diarists, Dream Shamanism, Dreams, Dreams of famous persons, Dreams of Merlin, Dreams of Task Companion, Fantastic Realism, Flying dreams, Lucid dreams, Magical Realism, Mature souls, Memoirs, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Musicians, Old souls, Past-life dreams, Realism, Reincarnation, Shamanism, Spirituality, Visionaries, Visual Artists, Writers | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hot Rhythm.

Hot Rhythm Oil on Canvas 40 x 48 inc ©1961 Archibald J. Motley Provenance: Chicago History Museum. Love this rousing masterpiece!   _________________________ ©2013-2019 Arvin da Brgha.  All Rights Reserved.

Posted in 20th Century African-American Art, 20th Century African-American Artists, 20th century American artists, 20th Century Art, 20th Century Artists, African-Americans, American Art, American Artists, Americans, Art, Artists, Black American Art, Black Americans, Black Art, Black artists, Black creative artists, Contemporary American Art, Contemporary American artists, Contemporary Black Art, Contemporary Black Artists, Creative Genius, Jazz, Music, Musicians, Oil on canvas, Oil paintings, Painters, Painting, Private Art Collection, Realism, Visual Artists, Visual Arts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Two Men in the Studio.

Oil on Canvas 185.4 x 120.7 cm 1987-1989 Lucian Freud Masterful. __________________________________ If only I had begun audiocassette-recording the dreams on awaking prior to February 1989.  In mid-1987, I had the most lucidly awakened dream encounter with the artist, Lucian … Continue reading

Posted in 20th Century Art, 20th Century Artists, 20th Century British Art, 20th Century British artists, Art, Artists, Astral plane habitué, British Art, British Artists, Creative Genius, Dreams, Dreams of famous persons, Dreams shamanism, Mature souls, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Oil on canvas, Oil paintings, Painters, Painting, Printmakers, Realism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Holy Grail – A Portrait of Jakob.

Oil on Canvas 45 x 40 cm © 2015 Wim Heldens. http://www.wimheldens.com/ https://www.youtube.com/embed/B9qTYPfx7JU“>http:// A true masterpiece.  Wim manages to validate his oldster Michael Overleaves with each sublime canvas.  Love it.  Love him more! ________________________________ © 2013-2019 Arvin da Brgha.  All … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Art, 21st Century Artists, 21st Century Dutch Art, 21st Century Dutch Artists, Art, Artists, Award-winning artist, Contemporary art, Contemporary Artists, Creative Genius, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Modern Art, Modern Artists, Oil on canvas, Oil paintings, Painters, Painting, Portraiture, Realism, Video, Visionaries | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Muse.

Oil on Canvas 66 x 71 cm © 2015 Wim Heldens http://www.wimheldens.com/ Exquisite.  I would not be surprised if these two aren’t task companions.   ______________________________ © 2013-2019 Arvin da Brgha.  All Rights Reserved.

Posted in 21st Century Art, 21st Century Artists, 21st Century Dutch Art, 21st Century Dutch Artists, Art, Artists, Award-winning artist, Contemporary art, Contemporary Artists, Contemporary Dutch art, Contemporary Dutch Artists, Creative Genius, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Modern Art, Modern Artists, Oil on canvas, Oil paintings, Painters, Painting, Portraiture, Private Art Collection, Realism, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ball Game.

Oil on Canvas 36 x 36 Inches © 2013 Wim Heldens Provenance: Private collection http://www.wimheldens.com/ Love Wim’s masterful sensual use of light and colour. ______________________ Twenty years ago, when flying in to Manhattan from Vancouver to be with then lover, … Continue reading

Posted in 21st Century Art, Art, Art Collection, Artists, Award-winning artist, Contemporary American Art, Contemporary art, Contemporary Dutch art, Creative Genius, Dutch Art, Dutch Artists, Michael Overleaves, Michael Teachings, Oil on canvas, Oil paintings, Painting, Portraiture, Realism, Shamanism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment