Exclusive Interview With Alex Grey - Part 1
Huffington Post - almost 3 years
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Artist, author, teacher and public figure, Alex Grey, has led a revolution in the world of visionary art. He studied human anatomy at the Harvard Medical School, giving him a great knowledge of physical form. Also studying mind and body medicine at Harvard, his combined knowledge of anatomy, healing, and psychedelic drugs evolved his art into a philosophy. Deeply permeated in the transformational festival culture, Alex and his wife Allyson have become the voices and artists of a generation. In this interview, we discover, learn and transcend.
Morena: On May 15, 2001, I purchased Tool's Lateralus. It was this day that I first submerged my mind into your world. How did your artwork find its way onto the Lateralus album?
Alex: At my art exhibition in Los Angeles, 1999, I met Adam Jones, Tool's lead guitar and visual creative director. Later, he approached me with an anatomically based concept for the Lateralus CD cover. Adam is not only one of the world'...
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