"Mr. Grey's paintings, as detailed and anatomically accurate as
medical illustrations, present man as an archetypal being struggling
toward cosmic unity...Grey's vision of a flawed but perfectible
mankind stands as an antidote to the cynicism and spiritual malaise
prevalent in much contemporary art."
–New York Times
"...it is only Grey's inquisitiveness, his desire to understand the
cosmic metastructure of humanity, that drives him to such a
rigorously detailed account of the typically unseen."
" Alex Grey is America's foremost psychedelic artist."
" Grey's Sacred Mirrors are portraits of the human being in a
universal sense, attempting to address every aspect of the body and
–Marcia Tucker, Founder and former Director of The New Museum, NYC
" Alex Grey is making some of the most beautifully refined imagist
work in the country today."
–Walter Hopps, senior curator, Guggenheim Museum and Menil Collection
" O swiftly spinning 21st century Human! We've already missed out on
Rumi, Blake, Swedenborg and Gibran, but we've been sent a comforter
for our time flowering from the same vine. His name is Alex Grey."
–Rebecca Alban Hoffberger, Founder and Director of the American
Visionary Art Museum
"It is the light that is sublime in Grey's oeuvre-which is the most
important innovation in religious light since the Baroque (perhaps
the last art to emphasize the sacredness of light, as well as its
function as an emblem of the spiritual)-and that makes the mundane
beings in them seem sublime, in every realistic detail of their
–Donald Kuspit, professor of Art History and Philosophy SUNY at
Stoney Brook, contributing editor and critic for Artforum
" Alex Grey's paintings breathe new life into the deadened soul of
modern consciousness. You will find in this work the intensity of
someone who is not just doing his own personal art but is consciously
participating in the evolutionary unfolding toward a more integral
–Suzi Gablik, author of Has Modernism Failed? and The Re-enchantment of Art
" Alex's work, like all great transcendental art, is not merely
symbolic or imaginary: it is a direct invitation to recognize and
realize a deeper dimension of our very own being."
–Ken Wilber, Philosopher and author of Sex, Ecology, Spirituality,
Director of the Integral Institute
" Alex Grey's artworks bring together the tangible outer worlds
investigated by scientists--full of molecules, bodies and stars--and
the intangible visionary inner worlds-- full of light, shadow and
spiritual beings--known mainly to mystics."
–Albert Hofmann, inventor of LSD
"Alex Grey's visionary art gives form to what shamans see only with
the eyes of the Soul. His work opens portals that allow us to
perceive the luminous nature of life and of all creation."
–Alberto Villoldo Ph.D., Psychologist,shaman, author of Healing States
"The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors will bring you face to face with your
soul and move you to a new level of enlightenment."
–Deepak Chopra, best selling author, Director of the Chopra Center
"Alex Grey is seeing with my eyes."
–Timothy Leary, Philosopher and author
"The Chapel of Sacred Mirrors and the work of Alex Grey provide me
with something so special that at times it leaves me breathless and
awestruck as if God had appeared and provided the art Her-Him-self. "
–Fred Alan Wolf, Ph.D. physicist/new alchemist and national book
award winning author of many books including
The Dreaming Universe,The Spiritual Universe, Mind into Matter, and
Matter into Feeling.