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Psychedelic art is any art inspired by psychedelic experiences known to follow the ingestion of psychoactive drugs such as LSD and psilocybin. Discover, Research, and Collect the World's Best psychedelic Art Online

Tanya Harris’ art was influenced by Shipibo textiles. Image Source: Flickr user Howard G. Charing.
In one of his most memorable stand-up acts, comedian Bill Hicks quipped, “Today, a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration—that we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively. There is no such thing as death, life is only a...
Photographer Captures The Soul Of The Forest With His Unbelievably Intimate Animal Shots
21-year-old Finish photographer Konsta Punkka takes breathtaking pictures of nature and lifestyle. We’ve written about him previously, but just can’t seem to get enough of his photos of wild animals. Punkka manages to capture the animals from so close, it’s unbelievable. His secret? He brings snacks to the photoshoots...
The Sources of Psychedelic Art
The multicolored, drug-soaked, psychedelic aesthetic of the mid-1960s has never been more popular, or misunderstood. In March, “Mad Men” time-traveled from the cocktail cool of Mid-Century Modern, circa 1962, to that dope-smoke-filled hothouse known as Pop, circa 1966. And in April, Donovan, whose “Mellow Yellow” was released that same...
You’ve seen these psychedelic GIFs before. For sure. But you never knew anything about the guy who made them, you’ve never knew he made a lot of others, and you never knew how basic are the tools he uses. Welcome the the psychedelic GIF world of Paul Robertson. Paul Robertson...
Flora Borsi is a Hungarian artist and photographer, she likes to create abstract and surreal photography. In this new project, Flora created a series of  self-portraits with animals. Well, that doesn’t sound surreal at all, right? Well, her main goal for this project was to capture herself with various animals...
LSD blotter art
Can illegal drug distribution turn into an artform? Can collecting art get you in jail? And how did a system for labeling illegal substances turned into a way of preserving psychedelic culture’s history and a thriving collector’s’ market? And where can you learn about all that? Answers and a...
Traditional Slavic Wreaths
Traditional Slavic Wreaths We’ve recently covered the amazing variety of traditional Ukrainian headdresses, a national tradition being preserved by the young Ukrainian women of today. But as photographer Ula Kóska and makeup artist Beata Bojda will show you, every Slavic country has its own unique version of this striking form...
Rob Gonsalves
This article originally appeared on The Creators Project.  Robert Gonsalves is a 55-year-old Canadian of Portuguese descent who paints scenes that fill in the space somewhere in between everyday activities and hallucinations. His images contain dual representations of reality—with his particular artistry forming at the intersection between fantasy and nonfiction. At...
galaxy-cakes-space
Galaxy Sweets That Are Out Of This World Outer space is a spectacular place and sweets are pretty stellar too, combine the two and you get galactic treats that are out of this world. From macaroons that mirror the Milky Way to lollipops with Saturn inside, these delectable sweets are...
artist gregory klassen furniture
Unique creative sculptures by GREG KLASSEN Visual artist Gregory Klaassen crafts tables that mimic the deep ravines and lakes of the great outdoors. Following the natural knots in blocks of wood, he fills the spaces with sheets of green glass. This creates the illusion of crystal clear water tricking through the...