The Kick-About #19 Art Forms In Nature – Ernst Haeckel

This week’s Kick-About is really a feast for the senses.

Red's Kingdom


Following the simple, unadorned charms of our previous still-life inspired Kick-About, in which we were encouraged to turn our creative attentions to objects rather ordinary and domestic, this week’s edition is a good deal more fanciful. With Ernst Haeckel’s Art Forms in Nature as our collective stomping ground, we’ve generated between us a veritable coral reef of different ideas, processes and creativity.


Simon Holland

“Haeckel’s images have that other worldly alienness of the microscopic, to me, they tread a line between the interspatial and the outer spatial. With this image I started “riffing” in Maya with repeated forms, influenced a little by Hebrew descriptions of the Ophanim. With a bit of “evolution” a tiny bit of “Interstellar” and a smidge of “Event Horizon” I ended up here.”


twitter.com/simonholland74/corvusdesigns.blogspot.com/instagram.com/simonholland74


Charly Skilling

“As regular Kick-Abouters are probably aware, I’ve been playing around with freeform crochet off-and-on throughout…

View original post 1,577 more words

About memadtwo

For more madness, follow me on Instagram @h_zimel

9 responses to “The Kick-About #19 Art Forms In Nature – Ernst Haeckel”

  1. philgomm says :

    Thanks as always, Kerfe… so when are we going to see stop-motion versions of your Kick-About19 creations, I wonder? 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  2. D. Wallace Peach says :

    Beautiful Kerfe. I love the playfulness of your poem and collages. The fun you experienced came through.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. boundlessblessingsblog says :

    Superb and fantastic work of art, Marta.

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: