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Lee Miller

CultureZohn: Grete Stern's Emancipated, Subversive, Alluring Photographs at MoMA

Patricia Zohn | Posted 07.10.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Stern's surrealist imagery with a subversive feminist twist showed her intellectual reach and native cleverness and made for inventive and audacious photography which far exceeded the raw material.

BNSF Challenges Lawsuit From Engineer Who Ran For His Life From Exploding Oil "Bomb Train"

Steve Horn | Posted 06.09.2015 | Green
Steve Horn

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) has responded defensively to the oil-by-rail lawsuit filed by former BNSF locomotive engineer Bryan Thompson, a case recently reported on by DeSmogBlog.

CultureZohn: Picasso Threeway, Part I, Picasso and the Camera

Patricia Zohn | Posted 01.21.2015 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

Picasso is the standard by which all other artists are measured: first, of course, for pure talent, but not far behind for showmanship, the love affairs, the extended and often fractious family, the tortured women he left behind, the control he exerted and now, for the photographs of his life and work.

From Jazz Age Model to WWII Fashion Photographer, Lee Miller Sought Out Style and Adventure on Both Sides of The Lens

Bob Richter | Posted 11.06.2013 | Style
Bob Richter

After finishing the new book on the life and work of trailblazing model and photographer Lee Miller, I feel confident in saying the only thing ordinary about this woman was her last name.

WATCH: This Week's Very Best (And Weirdest) Throwback Photos

The Huffington Post | Michelle Manetti | Posted 08.22.2013 | HuffPost Home

It's Thursday and you know what that means, don't you? We're taking you back in time with the very best (and weirdest) throwback photos, interviews an...

LOOK: The Bathtub Of History's Worst Person

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 08.23.2013 | HuffPost Home

How this photograph came to be raised more than a few eyebrows.

Man Ray Portraits

David Galenson | Posted 06.24.2013 | Arts
David Galenson

Growing up in Brooklyn as the son of a Russian immigrant factory worker, Emmanuel Radnitzky stole tubes of paint from a local art supply store, but ha...

Happy Birthday To Man Ray's Most Famous Muse

Posted 05.15.2013 | Arts

Today marks the birthday of surrealist photographer and Man Ray muse, Lee Miller. Lady Penrose would turn 106 years old if she were still alive. ...

In Good Taste: Lee Miller in Fashion and Food

Elizabeth Nicholas | Posted 06.04.2012 | Arts
Elizabeth Nicholas

The dark undercurrent to this mastery of haute couture and cuisine is often a self-flagellating obsession with quality control. Underlying both disciplines is the illusion of control.

In Wonderland: A Journey Through The Fantastical World Of Women Surrealist Artists

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 04.08.2012 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Co-organized by LACMA and the Museo de Arte Moderno in Mexico City, In Wonderland: The Surrealist Adventures of Women Artists in Mexico and the United States is the first large-scale  international survey of women surrealist artists in North America.

Women Surrealists Rule 'In Wonderland'

Posted 02.07.2012 | Arts

Not since Alice lost her way down the rabbit hole have we seen a wonderland so strange and delightful. In the first ever survey of women surrealists i...

Surrealism at LACMA, Gingrich to the Moon

Edward Goldman | Posted 04.02.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

So, here she was: one female artist versus three super-macho colleagues. And you know who won the battle? Yes, you guessed it right: Frida left the boys in the dust.

Kathy Lee Gifford Coins Poughkeepsie as the New Euphemism for the Big O

Rocco Staino | Posted 07.30.2011 | Entertainment
Rocco Staino

Kathy Lee & Hoda's Memorial Day show will certainly be memorable for the City of Poughkeepsie in New York State. On that program Kathy Lee Gifford coi...

American Woman: 15 Trailblazers Vogue Left Off Their List

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 11.28.2012 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

At this time of year, for those in the fashion industry, "going to the Met" has nothing to do with spending a lazy day in the galleries, admiring Byza...