Christopher Bamford is Editor-in-Chief for Steiner Books and its imprints. A fellow of the Lindisfarne Association, he has written widely on Western spiritual and esoteric traditions. He is the author of The Voice of the Eagle: The Heart of Celtic Christianity and An Endless Trace: The Passionate Pursuit of Wisdom in the West. An essay by Mr. Bamford is included in the Harper San Francisco anthology Best Spiritual Writing 2000 by Philip Zaleski.
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Alchemy and Hermeticism are about the primacy of the in-between. Reality and healing and transformation and creation and art are in the in-between, the both-and. And to the extent that we lose the ability to be in-between, we lose the world, and, for now, we have lost the ability to be in-between, and we have lost the world.
Shortly after attending the opening of Dorothea Rockburne: In My Minds Eye at the Parrish Art Museum in Southampton (June 19 August 14, 2011), Rail Consulting Editor David Levi Strauss and Christopher Bamford went to Dorothea Rockburnes studio in SoHo to discuss the show.
Robert Lawlor, whose book Sacred Geometry has had a great influence in reawakening us to the importance of geometrical principles, symmetries, and proportionsnot only for art and architecture but also for science and consciousness studies, speaks with Dorothea Rockburne, Christopher Bamford, and Robert Lawlor.