Art and the Invisible World of Parapsychology with Shannon Taggart
Shannon Taggart shares how art and imagery can capture the seemingly invisible world of spirits and parapsychology.
Shannon Taggart is an artist and author exploring the mystery of photography and the representation of belief. Her images have been exhibited and featured internationally, including within the publications Time, New York Times Magazine, Discover, Newsweek, and CNN. Her work has been recognized by Nikon, Magnum Photos, the Inge Morath Foundation, American Photography, and the Alexia Foundation for World Peace. She is author of Séance, a book of artistic and historical photographs documenting the world of spiritualism. Her website is shannontaggart.com.
00:02:09 Photography links to Spiritualism
00:08:43 Authenticity of spirit photography
00:31:47 Parapsychology and innovation
00:39:26 Cultural transitions
00:44:23 SORRAT Group
00:53:48 Art, telepathy, and consciousness
00:57:21 Capturing spirits on camera