Thursday, September 26, 2013

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Yasuaki Onishi

Monday, September 23, 2013

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zygosis: john heartfield

Agitated Images: John Heartfield & German Photomontage, 1920–1938

The Voice of Freedom in the German Night on Radio Wave 29.8, 1937
© 2006 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn
The Meaning of the Hitler Salute: Little Man Asks for Big Gifts, 1932
© 2006 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn

Friday, September 20, 2013

Introducing 'Miss Anne,' The White Women Of A Black Renaissance

Kaplan readily admits that her subjects' motives in crossing the color line were not always "politically correct": Park Avenue patron Charlotte Osgood Mason, for instance, demanded intense emotional intimacy from the artists she bankrolled, writers like Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes. But Kaplan says Miss Anne's story is worth telling because, collectively, just by being where she was — a white woman in a black world — "she pushed the idea that identity is affiliation, allegiance, and desire — rather than biology or blood — further than almost anyone else in her day."

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Tattoos by Roxx. Courtesy Roxx.


Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Sonia Delaunay

Sonia Delaunay was a Jewish-French artist who, with her husband Robert Delaunay and others, cofounded the Orphism art movement, noted for its use of strong colors and geometric shapes.

Monday, September 16, 2013

women of the civil war

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More on this website.

“It is difficult to be a woman and be likeable”

"My emotions are larger than my size."

Saturday, September 14, 2013

female outlaw

 Laura Bullion, outlaw of the Old West, was born of German and Native American heritage. She was a member of Butch Cassidy's Wild Bunch gang; her cohorts were fellow outlaws, including the Sundance Kid, "Black Jack" Ketchum, and Kid Curry.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

midnight cowbooy credits

Monday, September 9, 2013

Sunday, September 8, 2013

Friday, September 6, 2013

This is why art/ supporting art/ is important.

Watch the entire episode. Take the time, it's well worth it Be inspired.
A surgeon for the Union Army, Dr. Reed Brockway used photography to document the wounds received by soldiers.  Sgt. Brazer Wilsey, Company D of the Fourth New York Volunteers.
 Dr. Bontecou's pictures of war wounds and amputees were later used to teach medical students.More here.

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Thursday, September 5, 2013

The Pink Sari Revolution in India

Click her for NYTIMES article about the Gulabi Gang. Or listen below to Leonard Lopate Show interview.

Soot Sprites - Spirited Away

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

via: tiny house design

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Louise Bourgeois