Welcome to Wake up Screaming. 

An arts e-zine, a window to the soul, or something that is yet to be described. 

Wake Up Screaming is an online arts magazine released with each New Moon, providing the editor and contributing artists with four week periods to explore and respond to themes relating to consciousness, creativity and approaching artistic expression as a means of personal development.

We publish visual art, illustration, writing, poetry, music, films, animations and any mixture of these things. 

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An interview with Ravi

This month we are reigniting our musical fires by asking questions like: What is music, Where does it exist, what does it represent? We want to dig around in the emotional aspects of music and sound, how it imprints upon and penetrates our being.

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Linda Sgoluppi – The Call of Nature

Drawing and painting is one way I connect to the landscape, the other, more primal way is to pee in it. In spring and summer of 2013 I did both.

I explored rural South Northamptonshire to find places to sketch. I’d needed to get out of the studio, it was a way of trying to come to terms with my husband’s Alzheimer’s diagnosis.

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Mathilda Oosthuizen – The Bones of the Matter

Nature is a recurring theme in my work, originating with the bone-like material of driftwood. The sculptures I have created from driftwood are of bone structures fastened together using surgical pins.

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Pascale Pollier – Where Art & Science Meet

#11 – ALCHEMY – Exploring the links between art and alchemy – 20 Artists tell us what Alchemy means to them and their art.

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Sian Sibley – The Yew & Mugwort

#11 – ALCHEMY – Exploring the links between art and alchemy – 20 Artists tell us what Alchemy means to them and their art.

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Rawan Adwan – An introduction to Safaitic Art

Bird, Buffalo and the Black Chair - Rawan Adwan The above is inspired by the myth of the Buffalo. The theme attracted me because I have Bedouin origins.  My ancestors looked at the world with purity of soul, away from materialism, they were spiritual, their true values sculpted their life. Most of my paintings are inspired…
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Jeremy Alan – Moving through the 12th House

This month we are reigniting our musical fires by asking questions like: What is music, Where does it exist, what does it represent? We want to dig around in the emotional aspects of music and sound, how it imprints upon and penetrates our being.

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Jo Holland – Infinite Intelligence

#11 – ALCHEMY – Exploring the links between art and alchemy – 20 Artists tell us what Alchemy means to them and their art.

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Richard Downes – The Tree and the Apartment Block

#13 – Trees – 40 artists tell us about their relationship with Trees

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Mark Welland – Perihelion

#12- The Sun – 17 artists tell us about their relationships with the great fiery ball in the sky. Its importance to humanity and creativity. Art from the Heart of the Sun.

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Penny Burnfield – Costume for the Alchemist

#11 – ALCHEMY – Exploring the links between art and alchemy – 20 Artists tell us what Alchemy means to them and their art.

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Paul Weston – Higher Dimensional Symmetry

#14 – Chance – Artists share their creative relationships with Chance and Synchronicity

Robin Lieske - Lessening the Odds

Robin Lieske – Angels of Synchronicity

#14 – Chance – Artists share their creative relationships with Chance and Synchronicity

Regina Valluzzi - Synchronicity

Regina Valluzzi – Soft Condensed Matter

#14 – Chance – Artists share their creative relationships with Chance and Synchronicity

Tatiana Garmendia - The Baptism

Tatiana Garmendia – The Book of Hours

A group of artists, mathematicians, teachers and writers gather to discuss numbers in relation to art and creativity.

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Benjamin Turale – Interview with an Alchemist

#11 – ALCHEMY – Exploring the links between art and alchemy – 20 Artists tell us what Alchemy means to them and their art.

Melanie Brear - Green Man

Melanie Brear – A dense Oak Forest in Exmoor

#13 – Trees – 40 artists tell us about their relationship with Trees

John Martineau - Dance of Venus

John Wadsworth – Dance of Venus

A group of artists, mathematicians, teachers and writers gather to discuss numbers in relation to art and creativity.

Jeanne Elodie Bless Your Heart - Heart Magic

JEMontclair – Rest in Joy

An edition dedicated to Rest. 10 artists respond themes of rest, recuperation, nature, autumn and death.


 

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