about

Welcome to the online presence of THE IRUKE PROJECT, BUTTERFLY WILLIAMS, THE HOUSE OF LIFE and THE STARBOAT ACADEMY.

THE IRUKE PROJECT is a non-profit multimedia performance company devoted to social justice and sustainable communities. You can find photos and descriptions of The Iruke Project's productions on this site.

BUTTERFLY WILLIAMS is the civic shaman who serves as the Artistic Director of The Iruke Project. This site has Butterfly's bio, resume, interviews and more!

THE HOUSE OF LIFE is a library of learning that provides inspiration for Butterfly and his followers. His creative and academic writing will be available here for public access.

THE STARBOAT ACADEMY is a modern-day mystery school for the arts of personal and social transformation. Butterfly is the practical alchemist who will offer workshops, courses and retreats on the alchemical arts beginning in 2018 through The Starboat Academy.

This website organizes the work of The Iruke Project, Butterfly Williams and The Starboat Academy according to the themes of alchemy, the royal art of personal and social transformation: Fire, Water, Earth, Air, Skull, Knife, Cross and Circle. Click on each theme to learn more about it!

All of THE WORK is organized chronologically in the three sections with that title.

The website can be navigated by clicking on the menu at the bottom of the screen. It is best viewed in full screen mode. The galleries of photographs can be navigated by clicking on the arrows on the right -- and left -- sides. You may access the gallery photos by clicking on the four squares in the bottom right of the screen.

All Rights Reserved (c) 2017 Anthony Julius Williams III