Tuesday, November 6, 2007

trains in cinema, or fludd's memory system

new train film by matthew swiezynski: fludd's memory system
(all titles from frances a. yates' fine book the art of memory)

related images from robert fludd's the macrocosm, 1617 & 1618:

the great darkness

the appearance of light

the division of the waters

let there be light

anselm kiefer: fur robert fludd

for more information on robert fludd, see joscelyn godwin's book robert fludd: hermetic philosopher and surveyor of two worlds