• Tarot_fool-hux

    Suzanne Treister: 0 THE FOOL Aldous Huxley

  • Swordqueen_drones

    Suzanne Treister: Queen of Swords Drones

  • Swordace_netwar

    Suzanne Treister: Ace of Swords Cyberwar

  • Sword5_google

    Suzanne Treister: Five of Swords Google

  • Chalices7_utopia

    Suzanne Treister: Seven of Chalices Utopia

  • Tarot_woff-cybernetics

    Suzanne Treister: X THE WHEEL OF FORTUNE Cybernetics

  • Tarot_strength-netwrevs

    Suzanne Treister: XI STRENGTH Networked Revolution

  • Chalicesq_adal

    Suzanne Treister: Queen of Chalices Ada Lovelace

  • Chalices2_slfpcrm

    Suzanne Treister: Two of Chalices Summer of Love

  • Pentknave_techgai

    Suzanne Treister: Knave of Pentacles Technogaianism

  • Diagrams-internetl

    Suzanne Treister: HEXEN 2.0/Historical Diagrams/From ARPANET to DARWARS via the Internet

  • Diagrams-counterculturel

    Suzanne Treister: HEXEN 2.0/Historical Diagrams/From MKULTRA via the Counterculture to Technogaianism

  • Diagrams-macyl

    Suzanne Treister: HEXEN 2.0/Historical Diagrams/From National Socialism via Cybernetics and the Macy Conferences to Neo-Totalitarianism

  • Bcrev_abramson

    Suzanne Treister: HEXEN 2.0/Literature/The Use of LSD in Psychotherapy and Alcoholism, Edited by Harold A. Abramson, 1967

  • Bcrev_lovecraft

    Suzanne Treister: HEXEN 2.0/Literature/The Call of Cthulhu, H. P. Lovecraft, 1926

Illustration

Suzanne Treister: Hexen 2.0

Posted by Charlotte Simmonds,

Military initiatives, dystopias and the occult are just a few of the lighthearted themes interpreted in Suzanne’s drawings. Her latest series HEXEN 2.0 is a body of work investigating the Macy Conferences, a post WWII meeting of cybernetician and social scientist attempting to codify “the workings of the human mind”. The theoretics may be a thicket to maneuver through, but her work is as lovely as it is dense – particularly the “historical” diagrams and designs for a 78 card deck featuring Aldous Huxley and LSD. HEXUS2.0 was recently released in book format by Black Dog Publishing.

Suzanne is currently exhibiting at London’s Science Museum which will be on show until May 1.

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Posted by Charlotte Simmonds

Californian Charlotte joined us as an editorial intern after studying at New York university and London Metropolitan University. She wrote for the site between January and March 2012.

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