Orryelle Defenestrate-Bascule is an esoteric artist in many media, including painting, writing, sculpture, sound and performance art. His ‘Tela Quadrivium’ series of hardback alchemical art books are published by Fulgur Limited (the final volume of four ‘Distillatio’ June 2015); and his text-based book ‘Time Fate and Spider Magic’ by Avalonia Books.
He is the writer-director of Australian-originating Metamorphic Ritual Theatre Company who have presented many major original productions based in (and updating/mutating) various ancient mythos, and often performs and exhibits internationally (US, UK, Europe). He is now primarily based in the Ardennes forest, Belgium, where he is creating an esoteric sculpture park
The Emergence of Hekate Chthonia
Part presentation, part participatory workshop, this is a distillation of Orryelle’s recent experiences from manifesting and ritually empowering a human-size devotional statue of Hekate Trimorphe Chthonia in June-Aug 2018.
Making a clay statue on this scale without much experience of creating large works would not have been easy anyway even if She didn’t have 6 arms and 3 heads. Nevertheless despite all the challenges involved, there were a number of potent magical syncronicities in the process which encouraged Orryelle to continue with the ambitious project.
Orryelle talks about his magical journey with this work, the trials and tribulations and the ecstasy of devotion, and then invites all to share in the practices and incantations which helped him with the creative process…