hidden dreams vintage opium smokers listening to flowers neon abandoned mental asylums Francis & Lucian Jan Švankmajer

 

Apr 20, 2014

Easter


The Resurrection of Christ, 14th century icon

 Isenheim Altarpiece (first view) by Matthias Grünewald, 1512-16

 The Resurrection of Christ (right wing of the Isenheim Altarpiece) 
by Matthias Grünewald, c.1512

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Apr 16, 2014

Freud's couch, an octopus & a cat

photography by Juergen Teller
Sigmund Freud's couch (Malgosia Bela) London 2006

Octopus on bed, 2008

Kristen McMenamy backstage at Helmut Lang, 90s

Cat smoking, Hydra 2012

Kristen McMenamy, Casa Mollino, Turin 2011

Apr 5, 2014

here we are now, entertain us

- 20 years without Kurt Cobain -

"Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are."


"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not."


"Rather be dead than cool."

- Kurt Cobain Forever -

Mar 22, 2014

exploring mind-body dualism

artwork by Marc Quinn
Emotional Detox: The Seven Deadly Sins IV, 1995

The Zone (On the Beginning of Time) 2013

 'Marc Quinn' exhibition 2013

Flesh Painting 2013

Glove 2010

Matter into Light: On the Transformation of Energy, 2011

'Chemical Life Support' exhibition, 2005

Emotional Detox: The Seven Deadly Sins, 1995

'All of Nature Flows Through Us' exhibition, 2012

Kate, Sphinx - Marc Quinn, Gana exhibition, 2008

Matter into Light: The Discovery of Fire, 2011

Meditation on Illusion, 2007

Kate, Sphinx - 'Timeless Muses' exhibition, 2013

Before and After Humans, 2013

The Selfish Gene, 2007
(source: here)

Mar 8, 2014

90s flashback: heroin chic

& the decadent look of the 90s
by Corinne Day

Kirsten Owen by Juergen Teller

Vincent Gallo by Richard Avedon for CK 1996

Angela Lindvall by Glen Luchford for Miu Miu S/S 1997

Nikki Uberti by Terry Richardson, mid 90s

Cecilia Chancellor by Juergen Teller for i-D Magazine 1993

 Rosemary Ferguson, Emma Balfour & Cordula by Juergen Teller for i-D Magazine 1993

Uma Thurman in Pulp Fiction 1994

Davide Sorrenti

by Davide Sorrenti

Jaime King by Nan Goldin

Kurt Cobain by Juergen Teller / Courtney Love

Kurt Cobain by Juergen Teller

Fiona Apple

Guinevere van Seenus by Craig McDean for Jil Sander S/S 1996

Demri Parrott

Annie Morton by Peter Lindbergh, 1996

Amber Valetta by Glen Luchford for Prada A/W 1997

Amy Wesson by Francesca Sorrenti for Dazed & Confused 1995

 Bella Freud by Steven Meisel, Vogue UK, Anglo Saxon Attitude 1993

Raina by Mario Sorrenti, 1995

Kristen McMenamy by Mario Sorrenti for Harpers & Queen, 1993

Davide & Mario Sorrenti by Drew Jarrett

Chloë Sevigny by Juergen Teller / Harmony Korine by Terry Richardson

Kate Moss by Mario Sorrenti for Calvin Klein video, 1993

Jocette Coote 1995 / Jaime King

Ewan McGregor in Trainspotting, 1996

Jodie Kid / Stella Tennant by Steven Meisel 1993

making of Kids - Larry Clark & Justin Pierce, 1995

Emma Balfour by David Sims, 1993