Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

 

Death Becomes Her :: Victorian Mourning at the MET

October 28th, 2014

This winter welcomes an incredible exhibit to the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC : Death Becomes Her: A Century of Mourning Attire. Exploring the aesthetic development and cultural implications of mourning fashions of the 19th and early 20th centuries with approximately 30 ensembles, it reveals the impact of high-fashion standards […]

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Hidden

October 10th, 2014

  Ethereal – Bodies, Ritual and Desire, by Janet Parker – Smith, Claude Jones, & Cleo Gardiner “Hidden” is an annual sculpture exhibit put on by the Rookwood Cemetery, Australia’s largest graveyard.  The exhibit serves as a sort of community outreach, showing people that cemeteries are beautiful, interesting places worth visiting for more than funerals. […]

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Dunys

October 7th, 2014

http://vimeo.com/kristmort/dunys A short film collaboration between Haute Macabre muse Krist Mort and Sisters of the Black Moon.

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Last Gasp Books Kickstarter

September 27th, 2014

Don’t let indie publishers die. Last Gasp Books is a small publishing art house in San Francisco, struggling to stay afloat in these tumultuous times for the printed page. Help make these strange and wonderful book projects a reality! By contributing to the Kickstarter, the Last Gasp fall publishing season will produce a series of twisted […]

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Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold Selfie Exhibit

September 26th, 2014

  Beginning in the mid-70s, Stevie Nicks took a series of self-portraits using a Polaroid camera. “Some people don’t sleep at night – I am one of those people. These pictures were taken long after everyone had gone to bed – I would begin after midnight and go until 4 or 5 in the morning. […]

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Etsy Shop of the Week :: Creatures From El

September 25th, 2014

Sculptor Ellen Jewett was raised among snails in Ontario, and now creates these absurdly intricate sculptures of her version of nature for her shop, Creatures From El. To Ellen, sculpting has always been about life, biological narratives and cultural statements. She considers her work equally an expression of art and academic curiosity into the lives of […]

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The Photographic Shamanism of Jason Blake

September 17th, 2014

Philadelphia based photographer Jason Blake creates surreal, and often frightening, images. Find his portfolio at Jason-Blake.com, and follow his Instagram feed.

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Childhood Lost

August 27th, 2014

  Photographs by Polish artist Justyna Neryng.  Halloween is coming.  

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