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For upcoming dates on the Cyprian Calendar, see below:
- Isodikeia June 26, 2017 In celebration of the landmark Supreme Court of the United States decision made this day in 2015, we are declaring a new holiday, Isodikeia. It is officially the Feast of Equality (ἴσος/isos) and Justice (δίκη/dike).
- Pleasuria July 4, 2017
- Cora's Pearl/Feast of Soft Cakes July 8, 2017 July 8th is the feast day of French courtesan and Cyprian Saint Cora Pearl, who passed beyond the Diamond Gate on this day in 1886. Her most sacred work of Cyprianism, Grand Horizontal, The Erotic Memoirs of a Passionate Lady, is central to the ceremonies of this day. A popular anecdote from that book details…
- Beauty/Envy July 18, 2017 – September 7, 2017 Le Chien - July 18 - September 7 (52 days) Virtue - Beauty Passion (Vice) - Envy Symbol - The Mirror Law - The Accord Principle - Mirrors Anatomy – Eyes Color – Green Animal – Dog Metal – Copper Planet – Neptune, the Mystic Station – Afterglow Art – Painting Liberal Art and Science…
- Feast of St. Miriam July 22, 2017 July 22 is the feast day of Paphian Grande Madame and Cyprian Saint Miriam of Magdala. This feast day is also celebrated, albeit in substantially different ways, by the Catholic and Anglican Christian churches.
Category Archives: art
Sunday, November 22, is a Cyprian holiday simply called “Scandals”. It is a time to celebrate the saucy underbelly of our social construction. To think about why certain things cause a sensation – and cause some of our own. What … Continue reading
Cyprianist artist, Catherine Abel, talks about what drives her and the evolution of her painting. A perfect treat for the season of Le Chien (Beauty/Envy) – a time when the art of painting is featured. Enjoy. “That drive for absolute … Continue reading
In The Painter of Modern Life, Charles Baudelaire wrote, “What poet would dare, in depicting the pleasure caused by the appearance of a great beauty, separate the woman from her dress”. This is the motivation behind this mixed media piece from my … Continue reading
The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York has a beautiful Cypriot bowl that predates the Knights and Sisters of Paphos. It shows some of the stunning work that was coming out of Cyprus at the time. From their website: … Continue reading
“A hand that touches no longer totally belongs from which it came. It and the object it touches or grasps together form something new, something else that has no name and that belongs to no one.” – Rainer Maria Rilke, regarding … Continue reading