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The Metro Arrives...In Time for the SANTA MONICA AUCTIONS June 5th, 2016

Henry K. Long | Posted 05.31.2016 | Arts
Henry K. Long

The metro has finally arrived at Bergamot Station, but with the train comes uncertainty and inevitable change for the galleries housed at the popular ...

The Wild World Of Helmut Newton, An Artist Who Brought Kink To Fashion (NSFW)

HuffPost Italy | Sara Elkamel | Posted 01.26.2016 | Arts

Francisco Goya's "La Maja Desnuda (The Nude Maja)" introduced the painting world to a provocative image involving a nude woman reclining and unabashed...

15 Great Photography Books For Under $15

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 01.21.2015 | Home
Michael Ernest Sweet

If you are anything like me, you're always looking to hoard more books - especially photography books! When books are forty or fifty dollars or more, ...

Madonna, Meet Madison - Your New Photographer

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 11.08.2014 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

I see a lot of bad photography. The other day I spent over an hour looking through the 'editor's picks' on 500px. I was not impressed. Who are these e...

Warning: If You Don't Want To See Marge Simpson Naked, Turn Away Now

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Ever wonder what happens between Homer and Marge when the cameras go off? Artist aleXsandro Palombo provides a glimpse into the naughty and glamorous ...

Overexposed? Helmut Newton at the Annenberg Space for Photography

Napoleon Perdis | Posted 10.15.2013 | Style
Napoleon Perdis

I'm a big admirer of iconic fashion photographer Helmut Newton and continue to be drawn to his evocative body of work. I particularly love his depiction of beautiful, hyper-strong women. Despite the S&M overtones, his subjects seem empowered; in control yet fiercely feminine.

Helmut Newton Show at Annenberg Is Visually Stunning

Jay Weston | Posted 08.27.2013 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

2013-06-27-jayweston627.jpg The protagonists of most of his photos were women: heroic, powerful, and fiercely feminine.

100 Years in the Underground: Steichen to Sherman to Infinity

Daniel Maidman | Posted 05.20.2013 | Arts
Daniel Maidman

If you're in New York and at all interested in photography, do yourself a favor and check out this show.

A Photographer, A Painter, and The Big Apple

Sanjay Sanghoee | Posted 11.04.2012 | Arts
Sanjay Sanghoee

I decided to pick Bennet Cobliner's brain about the evolution of the "medium" used to convey images and how that and other factors have impacted the image-maker's techniques as well as the pictures themselves. These were my takeaways from that discussion.

PHOTOS: Helmut Newton's Genius And Fetishistic Spirit Comes To LA

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.13.2012 | Los Angeles

Helmut Newton was known as the man who changed the way fashion was captured, the man who embraced the nude human body and the man who brought fetishis...

Faraway Visions Via Instagram

Posted 04.16.2012 | Arts

Pablo Picasso reportedly once said, "All children are artists. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up." With this in mind, we are ...

(PHOTOS) 11 Must-Read Style Books

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

FilmMagic If you thought you left literature behind upon graduating from school, you're wrong, and we're not just talking about those snooze-induci...

Salvador Dali's Favorite Supermodel

Ben Arogundade | Posted 02.04.2012 | Black Voices
Ben Arogundade

The renowned surrealist painter Salvador Dali's meeting with seminal African-American supermodel, Donyale Luna, at his hideaway in the Spanish fishing village of Cadaqués, Catalonia in 1966 marked an amazing moment where art and beauty collide.

Pedro Almodovar Talks Pedro Almodovar

Susan Michals | Posted 01.16.2012 | Arts
Susan Michals

(Pedro Almodovar and his longtime muse, Antonio Banderas/Photo courtesy Stefanie Keenan) Kitsch. Kink. Color. Pedro Almodovar has to be one of the g...

Helmut Newton's Provocative Fashion Photography

ARTINFO | Posted 10.06.2011 | Arts

One of the early innovators of modern fashion photography, Helmut Newton was known for opening eyes with his provocative photographs that appeared thr...

In Print | Helmut Newton's Polaroids

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Helmut Newton is responsible for some of the most iconic fashion photographs of all time, such as Sie Kommen, a photograph of four naked supermodels t...

FASHION: Filmmaker Ruth Hogben Revamps the Fashion Video

Spread ArtCulture | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Spread ArtCulture

By Kisa Lala "Video Still, "Joie de Vivre" by Ruth Hogben for Gareth Pugh, Courtesy of Ruth Hogben, 2010" At the opening of Paris' Fall fashion we...

Less Kinky, More Soulful: A Retrospective Of June Newton's Photography | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

BERLIN - When Helmut Newton came down with the flu while living in Paris in 1970, he was faced with a quandary: Who would photograph the Gitanes cigar...

New Sexy Snaps Of Carla Bruni Add To French First Wife's Woes

Andy Pemberton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Andy Pemberton

Zut alors! It never rains it but it pours for France's first lady and sometime pop singer Carla Bruni. The sultry wife of French premier Nicholas Sar...

Mannequins in Art

Tove Hermanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tove Hermanson

As mannequins have been anatomically perfected and increasingly incorporated into the public sphere via window displays, they have also been utilized by artists other than window dressers.

Anatomical Fashion & Lady Gaga

Tove Hermanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Tove Hermanson

As much as I myself love adorning my body with beautiful underwear and clothes and jewelry and hats, there's something beautiful, raw, and powerful in the brutal functionality of human anatomy.

Grace Coddington Talks Unconventional Beauty, Too-Skinny Models, And Her "Unpopular" Wardrobe

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

Grace Coddington: "Most of Ralph Lauren's models are not super skinny: this is an isolated situation and I think that it's unfair that he's getting bad publicity for it"