WHAT IS HERMETICISM?
& the Western Mysteries
Where: Unity Church, 3391 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto
When: Thursday, June 25th, 7:30 PM
This slide lecture will provide an introduction to the Western mystical and sacred initiatory traditions. Subjects
include the ancient Mysteries of Delphi, the Hermetic artists Botticelli and Raphael, Kabbalah, Tarot, Alchemy, and Secrets
of the Christos. Following the Delphic prescription “Know Thyself,” these Mysteries offer the secrets to Universal understanding
and personal transformation.
THE IDEOGRAMS: Symbols of Creation
August 1st - 31st
Where: 248 Hamilton Ave., Palo Alto, 94301
Aug 7, Fri: 6 - 8. Opening
Aug 21, Fri: 6 - 8. Meet the Artist
Aug 21, Fri: 5:30 - 6. Daniel Gautier will give an informal
talk on his "Ideogram" paintings and the mystical and philosophical traditions that inspired them, as well as his creative
approach as a Symbolist/Hermetic artist. He will also discuss his new book, SONGS OF CREATION, which accompanies the "Ideogram"
series of paintings.
Aug. 22, Sat. 6:30. Daniel Gautier will give a concert for piano & keyboards, with music inspired
by his paintings, plus songs from his CD, ELEMENTAL DREAMS. His music covers a broad range of styles, including classical,
jazz, ethnic, and vocal.