Oops! Be careful Lady.

Oops! Be careful Lady.

In Ohio it’s illegal to disrobe in front of a man’s portrait.  We trust our lawmakers to pass legislation that will keep us safe and serve the greater public good. In every state’s books, though, there are laws outlandish and weird enough to make you question those lawmakers’ sanity. Try as you might, it’s hard … Continue reading

The Hermit.

The Hermit.

Biomechanical nightmare-landscape abound in the late H.R Giger’s painting. The Hermit No list of disturbing artistic creations would be complete without a nod to the late king of the uncomfortable, H.R. Giger. “The Hermit” (Der Ermit) is part of a series of tarot cards all featuring Giger’s work, and is typical of the artist in … Continue reading

Kaleidoscope: Hitchcock’s unmade Film.

Kaleidoscope: Hitchcock’s unmade Film.

After he saw Michelangelo Antonioni’s provocative Blow-Up in 1966, Alfred Hitchcock said he felt his own films were behind the times. He planned a radical, boundary-pushing film that would feature explicit nudity, violence and homoeroticism. It would centre around three murder sequences: one to take place by a waterfall, another on a warship and a … Continue reading

Preservation in Honey.

Preservation in Honey.

Artistes Featured Photographie Populaires. Preservation, an amazing series of American photographer and artist Blake Little, who is covering his models with honey and capturing them into dripping portraits, frozen in this golden sugar as in amber. A fascinating project published in the book Preservation. See more Images via Preservation – When a photographer is covering … Continue reading

Tran’s Realistic Origami Dinosaurs.

Tran’s Realistic Origami Dinosaurs.

Adam Tran’s exquisite origami models of prehistoric creatures look just like realistic models from museum exhibits. The artist uses textured paper and intricate folds to create leathery figures of dinosaurs, insects and entire skeletons frozen in poses of convincing motion. He achieves shapes that seem impossible given the material. With his touch, pieces of paper … Continue reading

Leonard Nimoy: 1931- 2015.

Leonard Nimoy: 1931- 2015.

Live long and prosper, Mr. Nimoy Photograph: Matthew Mendelsohn/Corbis by Kayla Epstein It’s a dark day for the universe. Leonard Nimoy, the revered actor who created the role of Spock on Star Trek and carried out a prolific career in film, television, music and more passed away on Friday at the age of 83. Though … Continue reading