Aya


Academic Education:
•    1964: C.A.P.E.S.  Teaching Certificate.  University of Aix-en-Provence, Southern France.
•    1966: Masters of Arts.  Classical Litterature (Greek, Latin, French). Paris University, Sorbonne.
•    1968: Masters of Arts. Sociology.  First year of PhD program. Paris University, Sorbonne.
•    1969: Studies in Chinese and Malay-Indonesian languages. School of Oriental Languages, Paris.
•    1970: Graduate in International Relations. Institute of Political Sciences, Paris.
•    1973: Audio-Visual training. Video Access Center, New York.
•    1974-1975: Graduate from the Berkeley Psychic Institute. California.
•    1981-1984: Completed under-graduate science program. Santa Monica College, California.
•    1984: Admission to UCLA, Astronomy major. Abandoned studies to focus on artwork.


Spirit Quests:

•    1970: Study of Taoism & Buddhism.
•    1973: Pilgrimage in India, Nepal, Afghanistan.
•    1974-1975: Metaphysical Training at Berkeley Psychic Institute, California. 1975 graduate.
•    1975: Minister. Church of Divine Man. Berkeley, California.
•    1975: Teacher Training in Tai Chi Chuan. Berkeley, California.
•    1976-1979: Iso-Zen Academy and community. Paris, France.
•    1981-1982: Spiritual community in Santa Cruz, California.
•    1987: Harmonic Convergence preparation & celebration. Sedona & Hopiland, Arizona.
•    1991: "11:11" Celebration event. Gizah, Egypt.
•    1992-1993: Whole Life Expo. Staff. Santa Monica, California.
•    1991-1998: Native American & Shamanic Spirituality.  New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona.
•    2000... Cosmic Smile & Infinite Flowering
•    2011: Acro-Yoga training. California & Arizona.
•    2012: Yoga Teacher Training. Certification with Frog Lotus Yoga.

Professional Experience:
•    1970: Teacher of French Language. Alliance Francaise, Singapore.
•    1970-1972: Assistant to the Cultural Attaché.  French Embassy, Singapore.
•    1979-1980: Assembler-programmer. Digital Graphic Systems. Palo Alto, California.
•    1981: Strategy & Concept Design. U.M.E. Inc. Santa Cruz, California.
•    1981: Research for a "Graphic Universal Language". Synergy International, California.
•    1970-1982: Free-lance artist: artwork, lay-out, inking.
•    1982: "Star-Link" magazine. Editor & Publisher. Santa Cruz, California.
•    1985-2005: Creation of StarWheel Mandalas paintings. 108 pieces.
•    1988-1991: Mandala Bookstore. Staff. Santa Monica, California.
•    1991: Establishment of StarWheel Foundation. President & CVO. Santa Fe, NM and Sedona, AZ.
•    2002: Creation of website www.starwheels.com.
•    2007: Creation of business website www.starwheelmandalas.com
•    2008: Jeep Tour Guide. Earth Wisdom. Sedona, Arizona.
•    2009: Sedona Spiritual Center: Readings, Healings, Tours.
•    2010: Creation of educational website www.schoolofsacredgeometry.org
•    2011: Staff at The Green House Community Center, Sedona.
•    2004-2013: Caretaker of Peace Garden at the Creative Life Center, Sedona.


Art Exhibits:

•    1970:  French Cultural Center, Singapore. Group exhibit. Paintings.
•    1973: Wooster Cinematheque. Soho, New York. Sculptures, paintings.
•    1977: Helene Appel Gallery, Paris. "Graph Paintings".
•    1980: Palo Alto Art Club, California.  Computer art.
•    1988: StarWheel exhibit. Pasadena Gallery. 12 StarWheel  paintings.
•    1994: StarWheel art exhibit. Rutherford-Copeland Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
•    1997: Art exhibit of 18 StarWheel paintings. Sedona Museum of Art.
•    1997: Multi-Media Sacred Arts Celebration. Sedona Public Library.
•    2000 & 2001: Art exhibits. Imagine Art. Sedona. StarWheels & smaller paintings.


Teaching & Sharing:

•    1978: Teacher of Tai Chi Chuan Classes. Paris.
•    1987-2004: Slide-shows and multi-media presentations on the StarWheel Mandalas.
•    1987-2005: Classes, Workshops  & presentations on Mandalas & Sacred Geometry.
•    2005-2011: 7–weeks Seminars in Sacred Geometry. Sedona.
•    2008-2012: Labyrinth presentations and tours.
•    2009-2012: Sacred Geometry group Seminars & Presentations.
•    2010: StarWheel Mandalas Wisdom readings.
•    2010: First StarWheel Practitioner Seminar. Sedona.
•    2011: Whole Being Training program: Yoga & Sacred Geometry.
•    2011: Creation of Anjali Yoga Series.
•    2012: Creation of Acro Flow Mandala Yoga Playshops.


Publications:

•    1970: Poèmes de J. Prevert. Co-author. In Chinese. 150 p. Singapore.
•    1971: Anthologie Française. Co-author.  In Chinese. 150p. Singapore.
•    1974: Psychic Maps. In American. 300 p. BPI. Berkeley, California.
•    1975: Le Livre des Pouvoirs de l'Esprit. Co-author. 600p. Cal-Retz, Paris.
•    1976: L'Espace Interieur. 350 p. Cal-Retz, Paris.
•    1981: L'Age Cosmique aux Etats-Unis. 280 p. Albin Michel, Paris.
•    1983: Translation into French of abridged version: "The Keys of Enoch", by J. J. Hurtak.
•    1993: Das Sternrad Mandala Malbuch. Christa Falk, Germany.
•    1996-2002: StarWheel "Wisdom Cards", 3 series of twelve laminated cards each.
•    2001: The StarWheel Coloring Book 2001. Expanded edition. 100 p.  Aya Productions.
•    2002: The StarDome and StarWheel School of Mandala Arts. Project Proposal.
•    2002: Aya's medicine Bag of Mandala Goodies. Aya Productions.
•    2005: The StarWheel Sutras & Picto-Koans. 540 Hieroglyphs. Aya Productions.
•    2005: The Coloring Book of StarWheel Picto-Koans. Aya Productions.
•    2005: The StarWheel Mandalas SourceBook.  Aya Productions.
•    2005: DVD. Introduction to Sacred Geometry. A Re-emerging Paradigm For Our Times. R. James Productions.
•    2005: The  Manual of Sacred Geometry. 4 volumes. 500 pages. Aya Productions.
•    2006: DVD. 36 StarWheel Mandalas.
•    2006: 3 Sacred Geometry PowerPoint Presentations.
•    2006: The Soul Bird. Mystical Poems #1. Aya Productions.
•    2007: Golden Love. Mystical Poems #2. Aya Productions.
•    2009: 8 PowerPoint online modules / Intro Level. SG101-108. www.SchoolOfSacredGeometry.org
•    2010: 4 PowerPoint modules / Intermediate level. SG201-204.
•    2010 & 2011: StarWheel Decks #1, #2 and #3. 108 cards. Japan edition.
•    2010: StarWheel products (Calendar, Bag-Hangers, Harmony Plates, Cups...)
•    2011: The Complete StarWheel Sutras & Picto-Koans. Aya Productions.
•    2011: The Mandala Coloring Book & How To Create Your Own Mandalas. Aya Productions.
•    2011: Completion of PowerPoint modules / Intermediate level. SG201-208. 8 modules.
•    2012-2013: 2 PowerPoint modules / Advanced level.

Geomantic Installations:
•    1998: Creation of 7-rings Labyrinth. The Lodge at Sedona. Project of Gardens for Humanity.
•    1999: Reconfiguration of 7-rings private labyrinth. Lake Montezuma, Arizona.
•    2001: Creation of 7-rings labyrinrth. StarWheel Solstice Workshop. Antwerpen, Belgium.
•    2002: Creation of 9 standing stones Faery Ring. The Creative Life Center. Sedona.
•    2004: Creation of labyrinth pathway for Kids. SolFest. Scottsdale, Arizona.
•    2005: Design of the 11-rings Chartres-type labyrinth. Mago Ranch. Sedona.
•    2007: Collaboration to the 11-rings Chartres-type labyrinth. Angel Valley Retreat. Sedona.
•    2000-2009: Creation of Medicine Wheels & ceremonies. Greater Sedona.
•    2009: Creation of 9-rings labyrinth. The Sanctuary Retreat. Cornville.
•    2009: Creation of private labyrinth. Alice Palace. Cottonwood.
•    2010: Creation of momentary Medicine Wheels.
•    2012-2013: Expansion of Peace Garden into an Arboretum. 50 trees planted. Building of stone walls, staircases and seats.