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Spiral magazine

A free annual publication

The Rubin Museum of Art’s Spiral magazine is a free annual publication at the intersection of art, science, and Himalayan cultures. Each issue offers provocative perspectives on a concept with roots in Himalayan traditions, such as awakening, impermanence, and the fluidity of time. Spiral features articles, interviews, original art and illustrations, poetry, DIY activities, and more on topics ranging from Buddhism to pop culture, neuroscience to social justice activism.

Read Spiral online or pick up a free copy of the latest issue on your next visit to the Rubin Museum.

<i>SPIRAL</i> 2024:Reframe

SPIRAL 2024: "Reframe"

The latest issue of Spiral explores how releasing our attachments to stories, beliefs, and identities that no longer serve us creates new ways of thinking, seeing, and being, helping us to reframe our perspective.

Past Issues