ART: Gregory Rourke

The artist Gregory Rourke is based in Los Angeles, California. His work is heavily inspired by Rock and Roll, Symbolism, ancient mysticism, and the abstract expressionist movement. Inner alchemy and outer transcendence are fluid themes found throughout the work to find the liminal space between light and darkness. His art is a journey into the mysterious … Continue reading ART: Gregory Rourke

Patrick Shen on Meditative Cinema

This article first appeared online for Quench in 2016. Lumin co-editor Sadia Pineda Hameed interviewed filmmaker Patrick Shen about his documentary In Pursuit of Silence, meditation in film, and the works of avant-garde filmmaker & author of Devotional Cinema Nathaniel Dorsky.  Sadia Pineda Hameed:  So just to start, could you describe what the documentary [In Pursuit of … Continue reading Patrick Shen on Meditative Cinema

ART: Hannah Carter

Hannah Carter is an English graduate currently living in Swansea. Since graduating from Cardiff University in 2016, she has completed an internship with The Cardiff Review. Her biggest passions are film photography, illustration and cats. More of her photography can be found at fromtheedges.co.uk In these pictures, taken at Tintern Abbey and the surrounding area, … Continue reading ART: Hannah Carter

ART: Étude by Tomos Morris

Tomos Morris is a graduate from Bath Spa University with a BA in History and English Literature. He has taken a year out from further study and currently lives in Cardiff to pursue writing aspirations. His current interests are ideas on abstraction, minimalism, and empty space. This piece is the result of my exploration in … Continue reading ART: Étude by Tomos Morris

ART: Becca Moody

Becca Moody is from Birmingham, currently studying philosophy at Cardiff University. She has a love for Monet, playing piano, watching stand-up comedy and runs her own comedy site, MoodyComedy. She has written for The British Comedy Guide, The Velvet Onion and Fest. My favourite thing to paint has always been natural landscapes and so I … Continue reading ART: Becca Moody