Eugene Ray SDSU 1970's

Eugene Ray SDSU 1970's
Eugene Ray 1970's. photo credit: Tom Davis

Sunday, March 29, 2015

HOLOGRAPHIC VISION 2015

+THE BIG PICTURE+
>of our nightly discussions was >expanded<
>last night when richard hoagland reported<
>that respected scientist >john brandenburg<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>> / RUINS ON MARS)+
>gave a scientific paper @ houston's space<
>center verifying >extraterrestrial presence<
>w/ >ruins on mars< (previously ignored)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

+RAY BRADBURY+
>author of >"the martian chronicles" was my<
>friend and we exchanged the letters ( to be<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>> / RAY BRADBURY)+
>seen in my archive) that encourages me to<
>dedicate this blog to his >visionary talents<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+RADIANT ARCHITECTURE+
+SLIDES OF MINE WAS THE+
>(slides being digitized<
>by sdsu as we speak)<
+FACTOR THAT >WON< HIS+
+FRIENDSHIP TOWARD ME+
 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>this early >design drawing of the silver ship<
>expresses clearly the two factors fueling my<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>> / THE SILVER SHIP)+
>architectural vision / #1) the ufo sighting &<
>#2) a powerful love of ancient euro castles<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >as i wrote in yesterday's blog it was in my<
>series of california villa designs that the<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / CALIFORNIA VILLAS)+
>ufo sighting and the >devotion to euro<
>castles is best seen as a design synergy<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>this magnificent photo by nilly gill reminds<
>us of a discovery that would be >prized by<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / ET ARTHROPODS)+
>ray bradbury / there is belief that some ETs<
>are in cases >giant avians & arthropods< !
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the yogurt shop i designed for larry urruttia<
>expresses the devotion we shared for ufo<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>>> / YOGURT SHOP)+
>reality and space flight /  >(a ufo sighting<
>of 1947 was the fueling factor of my life)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >dr. tom van flandern, richard hoagland, mike barra<
>and many other researchers have revealed ancient<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>>/ RUINS ON MARS)+
>extraterrestrial constructed ruins on planets like<
>mars / john brandenburg's paper is now vital<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >it has not been easy vouching for the reality<
>of extraterrestrial & ufo presence but those<
+(GOOGLE : VAN FLANDERN, phd+
+>YOUTUBE / MARS LECTURE)+
>who have seen such, never have to prove<
>the reality / time is on our side for proof<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>i am grateful to my wives for supporting my<
>work of an >advanced nature that were very<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / PARIS BIENNALE)+
>different< from standard design directions as<
>practiced by the average american architect<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >science break throughs are increasingly<
>helpful to our vision for an advanced<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / OTHER DIMENSIONS)+
>radiant architecture where >cosmic<
>consciousness >leads a vital way<
 >from the beginning it has been >my view<
>that a >university design program should<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / WE >WON AWARDS<)+
>research design >potentials rather then a<
>trade school< "nuts & bolts approach"<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the mothership i saw in 1947 (right) was<
>the catalyst for a new vision for economy<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY /+
+ / "KIT OF PARTS" DESIGN)+
>kit of parts housing (left) >encouraging a<
>new simple healthier, ecological lifestyle<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >our friend wun chok bong will be happy<
>to learn of john brandeburg's paper on<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+/ THE GODS MACHINES)+
>the signs of extraterrestrial life found<
>on mars / (supporting energy theory)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the recent mars orbiters of india & the u.s.<
>undoubtedly are sending new data to earth≤
+GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / MARS ORBITERS)+
>that scientists like john brandenburg are<
>able to assimilate into their ET research<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>this magnificent remains of the >boudousquie<
>(bouligny / bouillon) plantation (same family)<
>we photographed>last october had been very<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>> / BOUDOUSQUIE)+
>close neighbor of degruy in st. charles parish<
>slightly up river from>nola foucher templars<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

+THIS BOILLON-BOULIGNY LINK+
+W/ GRUY IN NEW ORLEANS IS+
>(these were all templar families<
>linked back to >king dagobert<
>dna in >french stenay forest<
+(MEROVINGIAN >DNA+
+ORVAL MONASTERY)+
>later >rennes le château w/<
>priory-de-sion importance)<
+ALSO LINKED W/>PLANTARD+
>(elise ray worked for >"plant"<
>steamship co. in new orleans)<
+ST CHARLES PARISH FAMILY+
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
eugene ray, mfa, architect
professor emeritus, sdsu

Saturday, March 28, 2015

BLANCHFORT CASTLE / rennes le chateau

+RENNES LE CHATEAU+
>is a small village in the languedoc region<
>of france, near carcassone w/ a fantastic<
>history that is absolutely amazing and<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY+
+ / RENNES LE CHATEAU)+
>progendered  "holy blood holy grail"<
>the profound book of henry lincoln<
>that inspired brown's da vinci code<
 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

+CASTLES IN FRANCE+
>are as you know a >passion< of mine<
>and as sad a state of repair the castle<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY+
+/ BLANCHFORT CASTLE)+
>in rennes le château is that castle is<
>absolutely a >vital interest of mine<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+DAGOBERT / TEMPLAR+
>(fascinated the british<
>secret service in 46)<
+>MEROVINGIAN DNA<+
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>history in rennes le château connects<
>our verloin degruy family w/ rennes<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY+
+/ DAGOBERT TEMPLARS)+
>le château in a very important way<
>especially w/ the voisin family tie<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
                                      
>the passion i have inherited for >french castles<
>can be found in much of my architecture such<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / FRENCH CASTLES)+
>as the children's suite of the pierucci villa &<
>seen here under construction in the mid 80s<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >for those who appreciate architectural history<
>this pierucci villa plan came from my hand as<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / HAND DRAWINGS)+
>did most of my design & construct drawings<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >i have written much about my design of<
>california villas and the pierucci villa is<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / CALIFORNIA VILLAS)+
>very much inspired by euro-latin villas<
>but very >modern with solar heating<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >as much inspired by the 1947 ufo mothership<
>sighting i had over our home in baton rouge<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / THE SILVER SHIP)+
>the "silver ship" home & studio i designed<
>was inspired by my deep love of castles<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >this passion for castles may very well be<
>fueled by genetic memory of our gruyere<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / KNIGHTS TEMPLAR)+
>ancestors castle & later chateau east of<
>troyes france (source of the templars)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >a profound factor of the de gruy family link<
>to >rennes le château was the marriage of a<
+GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / KING DAGOBERT+
>king dagobert heir >marguerite dagobert to<
>a de gruy(ere) heir at >magny fouchard ch.<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the new euro coin has >ancient references to<
>merovingian dna >(dagobert-gruy) note that<
+GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / MEROVINGIAN DNA+
>the last >habsburg< head, recently deceased<
>was married to a vergy (gruyere counts link<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^      
>pierre plantard, modern head of the priory de<
>sion (hated by govt-dna-$ power) has a very<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / PIERRE PLANTARD)+
>profound link to the planchard family who<
>were neighbors of our degruy in louisiana<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the ancient history of rennes le chateau includes<
>merovingian dagobert, habsberg, plantard, gruy<
+(GOOGLE :>>> EUGENE RAY /+
+HOLY BLOOD-HOLY GRAIL)+
>dna links so important that english secret agents<
>bought 2 ancient rennes le chateau parchments<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >in this ancient street in the oldest (latin) section<
>of paris our verloin degruy 13c knights templar<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>>/ PRIORY de SION)+
>ancestors met w/ other priory de sion people<
>linking to bernard de clairvaux, shroud lore<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >marianne and i traveled to carcasonne the giant<
>historical castellated town in languedoc enroute<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>> / CARCASSONNE)+
>to rennes le château and stayed in an ancient<
>chateau hotel just south of carcasonne walls<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >after king dagobert II was >murderd in<
>the stenay forest hie widow giselle had<
>vision to bring their son >sigebert here<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY /+
+BLANCHFORT CASTLE)+
>(giselle de razes wife of king dagobert<
>synchronistically took the name of<
>plantard to rule rennes le chateau)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the architectural treasure of this historical safari<
>to rennes le château was this blanchfort, voisin<
>dagobert castle w/ >ancient merovingian dna<
+GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / CROSS OF LORRAINE+
>links that fascinated general de gaulle & his<
>cultural minister who flew a lorraine cross<
>of king rene d'anjou & joan de arc in 1942<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

+ORVAL MONASTERY+
>in the french stenay forest links king<
>dagobert II (he was murdered there)<
>to our st. bernard de clairvaux and<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / ORVAL MONASTERY)+
>marguerite dagobert who married<
>into the orient forest gruy family<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+LOUISIANA'S BOUILLON FAMILY+
>(remember our oct. photos<
>of the bouillon plantation)<
+RELATES TO >ORVAL HISTORY+
>(nostradamus links to orval<
>monastery in later years)<
+GRUY & SION PRIORY HISTORY+
+(MEROVINGIAN DNA HISTORY)+
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
eugene ray, mfa, architect
professor emeritus, sdsu






Friday, March 27, 2015

TRANSCENDENT TREASURES

+HISTORIC NEW ORLEANS COLLECTION+
>is like a church in new orleans for me and i am leaving<
>to their archive all of my louisiana work which has<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> /  THNOC ARCHIVE)+ 
>some elements >never before seen much like the<
>"explorers gift shop"< (some good slides exist)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

+TRUTH BE TOLD >THNOC PROBABLY+
+HAVE ALREADY MUCH OF OUR FINE+
>(ray, staigg bresse, degruy, cavaroc<
>foucher, couturier, aufrere, saulet<
>lamothe, sauton, roy, pitot,  etc,)< 
+CREOLE FAMILIES HERITAGE PIECES+ 
+(LINKING ALL OUR MANY FAMILIES)
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>please see my blog of yesterday & many<
>previous ones offering >homage to our<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / FRENCH HERITAGE)+
>french heritage that has >fueled every<
>creative >effort i have made to date<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ 
                                      
 >john h. lawrence (left) and daniel hammer<
>of the historic new orleans collection have<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / JOHN LAWRENCE)+
>been very generous to my >nola interests<
>john's father was my 1967 tulane patron<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >a great reward of our baritaria jungle safari<
>last october< was this photo of >"bayou de<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY /+
+INDIAN MOUND HOUSE)+
>families" at >crown point near our ancestor<
>jean baptiste de gruy's indian mound house<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >upon our return from that safari last october<
>i was >honored at sdsu after my lecture w/ a<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY+
+ / KOTARO NAKAMURA)+
>faculty gift from alum kotaro nakamura, now<
>dept. chairman (see fine work my facebook)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >claude nicolas ledoux represents the >best of<
>french "fantastic" historical design especially<
+(GOOGLE :>>> EUGENE RAY /+
+CLAUDE NICOLAS LEDOUX)+
>his spherical , pyramidal and this wonderful<
>interface of architecture and flowing water<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

 >i have written much regarding the importance<
>of >egyptian & sumerian<ancient architecture<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY /+
+EGYPTIAN & SUMERIAN)+
>where et cosmic consciousness must account<
>for historical >transcendental manifestations<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >google technology< can now group my<
>creative effort in almost every category<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >this is just three pages of many found<
>under the theme of >radiant concepts<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >my old new orleans surreal photographer<
>friend, >clarence john laughlin, would be<
+(GOOGLE :EUGENE RAY+
+/ RADIANT CONCEPTS)+
>delighted to place my work, if asked, into<
>the >cosmic conscious "egyptian style"< !
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >my two >blessed wives<, marianne (left) and<
>marian, represent the best side of my persona<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+/ MARIAN & MARIANNE)+
>inspiring, galvanizing & >nourishing my self<
>to accomplish >more then i ever could hope<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >gratitude to >professor francine stock of tulane<
>university who discovered my 1969 exhibition<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / FRANCINE STOCK)+
>at tulane that reflects >cosmic consciousness<
>& predicts my work in california to this day<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >it is significant that the subject i write about<
>that is the most >difficult for our readers to<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+ / EXTRATERRESTRIAL)+
>accept is >extraterrestrial & ufo< oriented<
>(i >understand< this / (other dimensions)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >in this line of thinking , our father, r.j. ray sr.<
>had difficulty accepting my brother's artistry<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+/ RANDOLPH J. RAY SR)+
>in contrast to our mother who was artistic &<
>encouraged us in many >creative directions<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+TO BE FAIR, OUR FATHER+
+WAS VERY SUPPORTIVE+
>(electronics & mechanics<
>he built our 1st kites w/<
>links to the ufo sighting)<
+IN OTHER VITAL WAYS+
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
eugene ray, mfa, architect
professor emeritus, sdsu


Thursday, March 26, 2015

FRENCH RADIANT ARTISTRY

+"LILLY OF THE VALLEY"+
>was the french music box piece that<
>our cavaroc grandmother played on<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / CAVAROC FAMILY)+
>rainey nights in >north baton rouge<
>(this box is still >precious< for me)<  
 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

+AIR FRANCE+
>has always been my favorite air line<
>for several reasons…not the least is<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / BORDEAUX WINE)+
>the food w/ 2 small bottles of good<
>bordeaux wine< w/ our >casserole<  
 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+FRENCH FILMS+
>are also seen aboard & the >sound<
>of french language is music to my<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / FRENCH CINEMA)+
>ears…having heard it at home but<
>our parents did not teach us, sadly<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >our flights to paris have provided many fine<
>memories especially in the arts which thrive<
+GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / HUGO & NODIER)+
>there…also the dna metaphysical radiance<
>around family history via hugo & nodier<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the french are great cinema scholars & the<
>"cinémathèque française" film muséum of<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY /+
+>>>> / ORSON WELLES)+
>henri langois reflets that passion where<
>our orson welles holds a special place<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >it is very special to see the optical wall graphics<
>of our talented friend & alum, prof. david fobes<
+GOOGLE : MR FOBES SHOW+
+>> / "THIS SIDE OF CRAZY"+
>emerging in his current exhibition (google this)<
>it reminds me of leonardo's optical experiments<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >also this attention to >subtle measurements<
>in graphics remind of the pentagram found<
+(GOOGLE :>> EUGENE RAY /+
+"SHEPHERDS OF ARCADIA")+
>in nicolas poussins famed "shepherds of<
>arcadia" / (see my Facebook references)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>my metaphysical graphics contain many ties<
>to fascinating history of our degruy heritage<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>/ THE PRIORY de SION)+
>in the orient forest where the priory de sion<
>& "shepherds of arcadia" link to louis xiv<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >this metaphysical graphic reflects many early<
>morning photo expeditions i made in >new<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+/ ST. LOUIS CEMETARY)+
>orleans tracing roots of our degruy-cavaroc<
>foucher, lamothe, roy, ray, dagobert etc etc<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >in california i found radiant energy but missed<
>the french creole spirit of >new orleans until<
+(GOOGLE :> EUGENE RAY /+
+ / D.G. WILLS BOOKSHOP)+
>one day i encountered this >french couple at<
>d.g. wills bookshop in their >"ART BUS"<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

 >our parents home in baton rouge was a museum<
>of french history and culture with the sound of<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+> / FRENCH CULTURE)+
>this music box from paris creating in my child<
>hood head a vision of 19th century france<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >the "chateau de la caze" in the "gorge du tarn"
>(french grand canyon) is the oldest of french<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+/ CHATEAU de LA CAZE)+
>chateau hotels and our favorite honeymoon<
>locus for romance, beauty & french history<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >this wonderful article about a >"curiosity"< shop<
>in paris appeared in a french "realities" magazine<
>that my blessed aunt elise ray gave to me ( lise<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>>>> / ELISE L. RAY)+
>was that radiant soul who gave to me a frank<
>lloyd wright book for my >16th birthday)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
 >nicolas landau was one of those talented<
>art dealers that >paris nurtured and help<
>make it one of those >great cities that<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>>>> / PARIS, FRANCE)+
>was/is a very >exciting human center<
>(it is the greatest city in my estimate)<
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
>"la boutique fantasque" of >nicolas landau was<
>one of those fantastic shops in paris during the<
+(GOOGLE : EUGENE RAY+
+>> / NICOLAS LANDAU)+
>years after the 2nd ww that >specialized< in a<
>type of >art object< that our mother cherished<
 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+THERE ARE PEOPLE WHO+
>(precious artistry)<
+MAKE OBJECTS RADIANT+
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
+THERE ARE PEOPLE WHO+
>(art connaisseurs)<
+CAN SEE THE RADIANCE+
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
eugene ray, mfa, architect
professor emeritus, sdsu