Hunter Armistead

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The Photo Series Capturing Womanhood As You’ve Never Seen It

Happily, or regrettably – depending on your point of view – there’s no such thing as a formula for good portraiture. Which is not to say that …

artist cj hendry created a monochrome pantone dream house

The Kanye-approved illustrator just opened an insane, very Instagrammable new project in a Brooklyn warehouse.<p>i-D first met CJ Hendry at Miami Art Week in 2015. The young Australian was known for her hyperrealistic black-and-white drawings, having recently sold one to Kanye West (a $100 bill …

56 Incredible Colorized Photos That Revived 'Russia During WWI'

These incredible photos were colorized by Olga that show Russia during World War One.<br>Shell hole, 1914<br>Colonel Grigory Kuchin, 1914<br>General Aleksei …

10 unmistakable habits of utterly authentic people

Oscar Wilde said, “Be yourself. Everyone else is already taken.” Wilde made it sound so simple, but living with authenticity is a real challenge.<p>To …

Daughter Finds Box With 30,000 Never-Before-Seen Negatives In Attic, Her Jaw Drops When She Develops Them

Some artists don't live long enough to experience the recognition they get. Masha Ivashintsova was one of them. This Russian artist and theater …

An Erotic ‘Avant-Porn’ Artist Bares Her Body and Soul

AUSTIN, Texas — The British playwright Howard Barker once wrote, “Tragedy is the greatest art form of all. It gives us the courage to continue with …

Los Angeles

Picasso 1932: Love, Fame, Tragedy review – the year of magical painting

Christmas, 1931. Picasso, at 50, is boxed into a terrible marriage, everything fraying through the day’s festivities. To get away from his wife, Olga, he leaves their grand Paris apartment and goes upstairs to the studio above. Here, in the space of one evening, he finishes a vicious little picture …

This 1936 Firehouse Cat Is Burning Up The Internet

Mascot Mickey shows off slick skills as a pole cat.<p>Someone got their paws on some of the best archival footage of all time.<p>A Facebook page called Old Minneapolis posted a 1936 newsreel of a firehouse mascot that slides right into the era of viral cat videos. The video follows the life of Mascot …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Harmony Korine’s guide to his own career highlights

Look at Harmony Korine’s shee-it. Since writing <i>Kids</i> at the age of 19, the prolific mischief-maker has experimented with movies, paintings, commercials, novels, short films, music videos, poetry, illustrations, photography, installations, and talk show appearances that verge on performance art. “All …

Learning From the Feynman Technique

They called Feynman the “Great Explainer.”<p>Richard Feynman (1918–1988), an author, graphic novel hero, intellectual, philosopher, physicist, and <i>No</i> …

Productivity Secrets From Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, Susan Wojcicki, And More

From streamlining decision-making to starting work at 4 a.m., this is how the CEOs you admire get so much done.<p>The average CEO works 58 hours a week, putting in 10 to 11 hours per day, plus an extra six hours on the weekend, according to <i>Time</i>. That’s 11 hours more than the average full-time worker. …

The only photos you need to see from last month

THIS PHOTO BOOK ADDRESSES THE FETISHISATION OF ASIAN WOMEN<p>“Not all of us are petite, slim, docile and submissive”, Elizabeth Gabrielle Lee told me the night before her recent book release <i>XING</i>. She was discussing the fetishisation of Asian women and the labelling and stereotyping of which she has …

John Lennon’s Phantom V: The Story of the Psychedelic Beatle-Mobile

“You swine! How dare you do that to a Rolls-Royce!” So screamed an outraged Englishwoman as John Lennon‘s Phantom V cruised past on London’s posh …

The Secret To Building Unrivalled Character

Universal appeal is bred, not bought<p>Winston Churchill said, “A man does what he must – in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and …

This photo book addresses the fetishisation of Asian women

Promiscuity, intensity, delicacy, and vulnerability: these are four things that 23-year-old Singapore-born, London-based photographer and, now, book publisher, Elizabeth Gabrielle Lee expects that you will see when viewing <i>XING</i> – her latest project. A collaborative photo book, <i>XING</i> features the work …

Why Did Michelangelo Hate Raphael So Much? 5 Ferocious Feuds That Shaped Art History

Art World<p>From a Renaissance rivalry to the great clash of critics in NYC.<p>,<p>Throughout art history, the quest for remembrance and dominance has led to …

5 Things You Didn't Know About Pablo Picasso

A man who reportedly communicated through drawing before learning the ability to speak and whose first word was pencil, the Spanish "piz," certainly …

Why Käthe Kollwitz, an Icon of German Modern Art, Is Still So Controversial on Her 150th Anniversary

Exhibitions<p>Her work, deemed too empathic, is snubbed by contemporary artists and the market.<p>,<p>There aren’t many artists whose work can spark vehement …

Art

Origins: Fine Art Photography by Maria Svarbova

Origins is a new stunning series by <b>Maria Svarbova</b>, multi-talented 29-year-old photographer and art director from Bratislava, Slovakia.<p><i>Early on, her</i> …

25 years of shooting comedians

Photography,Art and design,Culture,Comedy,Ricky Gervais,Stephen Merchant,Rufus Hound,Michael McIntyre,Flight of the Conchords,Alan Davies,Eddie Izzard,Doc Brown,Jason Manford,Ed Byrne,Barry Humphries,Rich Hall,Louis CK,Nick Frost,Stephen Fry,Steve Coogan,Rob Brydon,Simon Pegg,Jo Brand,Stewart …

These super cool pictures show Frank Sinatra at his best in 1960s Miami

Back when ‘Florida Man’ meant something different<p>In 1964 and 1965, an aging Frank Sinatra allowed <i>Life</i> photographer John Dominis to tag along during …

Making The Private, Public: A Conversation With Photographer Sarah Bahbah

“You’ve probably seen my work on someone else’s account,” reads Sarah Bahbah’s Instagram bio. And rightly so. The photographer’s profile has become one of the most shared accounts on Instagram, hosting her portfolio of seductive, coming of age images. A LA transplant by way of Melbourne, Bahbah got …

My year as a dark lioness – in pictures

South African photographer Zanele Muholi took a self-portrait every day for year – to capture the hate crimes, homophobia and injustice she experienced and saw around her. Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness, is at Autograph, London, until 28 October.

This Number Will Text You a Work of Art Based on What You Want to See

If you’re in a creative slump, then the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) is here to get you back in the groove. The museum recently rolled …

Art

Stunning vintage photos show how Americans in every state spend their downtime

In the book "National Geographic: The United States of America," 700 captivating images from the magazine's archives have been pulled together in one place, highlighting each state in a range of dynamic images.<p>This collection gives us an insight into how Americans have lived their lives — and how …

Habits of People With Concealed Depression: Knowing Them Might Save a Life

Depression is a very serious mental illness that often goes unnoticed for years. People with concealed depression are battling demons within …

43 paintings you need to see before you die

In an old barn that Jackson Pollock transformed into a studio, the artist laid his massive canvas on the wooden plank floor. He hurled white, yellow, blue, and black paint with sticks and knives at it. As he finished, he pressed his cigarette butt into the canvas, dripping with color.<p>This is how …

New York City

Meet the Innovative Artists Who Pioneered Performance Art and Elevated Its Importance

Today, many avant-garde artists are celebrated for their one-of-a-kind, experimental approach to an age-old craft. From subconscious-driven surrealists to socially-conscious street artists, modern and contemporary art has seen no shortage of innovative and inventive creatives. One movement that is …