Tag Archives: Mandala

BR’s Mandala Plate

The purpose of this project was to create a mandala, connecting to a bigger picture of the assignments we have been doing in this course, such as the books we are reading and the solos we have been realizing. The book that I read was Into The Wild by Jon Krakauer and the solos that Read More…

Endurance Mandala of Mandalas

The Endurance course challenged each student to present their visions through Mandalas, the circles of life that have been used to represent dreams in various cultures. Here is a mandala of all mandalas.   Please click on the image below to open an interactive Mandala map (you will be able to click on the Mandalas Read More…

MF’s Installation Mandala

The purpose of this project was to make a mandala and connect it with the taste of our life: sweet, bitter, sour, salty and spicy. We also had to make a connection with the book we were reading for the course: mine was “Into The Wild”. Last but not least, we had to make another Read More…

Siddhartha with Mandala

The purpose of this piece is to express, through a Mandala, my experiences with the book Siddhartha and with what I learned from the Endurance and Enterprise classes. I am proud of this piece because I could tell many stories and make many connections with this Mandala. I chose to make a sculpture, because it Read More…

JDT’s Triforce Mandala

The purpose of this piece was to represent triforce and siddartha’s enlightenment, and find ways to relate them to each other. Part of triforce is the connection of power, courage, and wisdom to reach a spiritual enlightenment, that can be looked at as Siddartha’s Om. The pattern is of triforce, and I put Japanese symbols Read More…

HP’s Mandala Project :: Endurance Milestone 1

Here is a Mandala I created for my English/History class Endurance. Mandala’s are common art forms used for meditation in countries like Brazil. I took the assignment pretty literally in that I have the basic outline of a Mandala but I incorporated my work into the project like a journal entry (like my character from the book Read More…

Morpheus: Mandala

In Endurance, we created mandalas for our first milestone. The purpose of this piece was to represent what we have learned about vision in the Morpheus section of the course. In Morpheus, we studied the endurance of explorers to learn how vision guides a journey. We recycled previous assignments, such as reading logs and a Read More…