As much as ZanFagna is a trained artist, architect, and designer, he is also a compulsive thinker and creator. An early adopter of the art and ecology movement interested in the boundaries between natural and artificial, ZanFagna spent decades filling countless sketchbooks with drawings, collages, and writings on ideas of sustainable bio-architecture for ‘growing your own house’ — what he called the Pulse Dome Project.
The second block is projected to introduce a grouping of three consonants and the following five vowel sounds; ‘ay’ (say), ‘ee’ (see) ‘oh’ (low), ‘oo’ (tune) and ‘ah’ (father). While the consonants can have a subtle correspondence to actual physical forms and shapes in nature, the vowels have expressive sounds that can evoke different moods and call for a different instructional approach. Vowels are sometimes referred to as ‘singing sounds’ that evoke gesture and movement.
Transcendental Meditation: Were the hippies right all along?
Remember M-People's 1995 Top 10 hit instructing you to "search for the hero inside yourself"? A decade-and-a-half on, it seems that things have changed – these days, it's not so much a hero as a guru that many of us are hoping to internalise. For strange as it may sound, among those of us who seek to surf the zeitgeist, the most fashionable thinker of 2011 may turn out to be Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, the founder of the Transcendental Meditation movement – and the fact that he passed to...
In this most crucial time, this leading conservative thinker explores the psychology, motivations, and history of the utopian movement, its architects, and its modern day disciples – and how the individual and American society are being devoured by it