THE IMAGIST Search Archives Contact   

Current Reading: Posséder et Detruire: Strategies Sexuelles dans l'art d'Occident

C'est-à-dire que, comme dans tout peep-show, on ne voit rien.C'est-à-dire que, comme dans tout peep-show, on ne voit rien.

In 2001, the then chief curator of the Louvre, Régis Michel, organized an exhibition called "Posséder et Detruire: Strategies Sexuelles dans l'art d'Occident", (Possess and Destroy,: Sexual Strategies In Western Art,)

CURRENT VIEWING: STEVEN MEISEL: ROLE PLAY : PHILLIPS (PARIS), (LONDON), (NEW YORK) : 20 NOVEMBER 2014 – 14 FEBRUARY 2015

STEVEN MEISEL Sean Bohary, Brookville, Long Island, 1987.STEVEN MEISEL Sean Bohary, Brookville, Long Island, 1987.

When a fashion photographer comes to dominate the marketplace, the constancy and ubiquity of the imagery sometimes causes you to lose historical perspective on the work. In Steven Meisel's case that issue is being perfectly corrected with Phillip's "Role Play" exhibition tour.

TI DATE: NADA 2014 + ART BASEL MIAMI BEACH: DEC 4-7th

An art fair  that vigorously pursues the goal of exploring new or underexposed art.An art fair that vigorously pursues the goal of exploring new or underexposed art.

NADA’s fair is held in parallel with Art Basel Miami Beach and is recognized as a much needed alternative assembly of the world’s youngest and strongest art galleries dealing with emerging Contemporary Art. It is the only major American art fair to be run by a non-profit organization.

EAGERLY ANTICIPATING: HANNELOREKNUTS.COM

A life story in pictures that hovers between fashion , art and design.A life story in pictures that hovers between fashion , art and design.

Current Listening: Adagio for Strings and Organ in G Minor: Albioni

Albioni is a fascinating study in the process of musical reconstruction .Albioni is a fascinating study in the process of musical reconstruction .

Baroque to the very last drop.

REVELING IN THE MARROW.

NEXT STOP, NOMA ! Image via themarrowmagazine.comNEXT STOP, NOMA ! Image via themarrowmagazine.com

"In my life food has always taken the role of teacher. Each bite, from my discoveries in Japan to taking an hour train ride into the outskirts of Brooklyn to find the most authentic Dim Sum, has taught me something about culture. Not just how we live but more importantly how to live.
Food has introduced me to people around the world and keeps me close with all those that I love.
It's meant to be enjoyed."

Laura Maria Vignale. EIC. The Marrow

TI PREVIEW: DOUBLE MAGAZINE #28 : PART TWO

From the forthcoming DOUBLE MAGAZINE #28.From the forthcoming DOUBLE MAGAZINE #28.

And now we dive into the well of the audacious new Double, complete with contributions by Jamie Hawkesworth, Marie Chaix, Heji Shin, Jodie Barnes and Camille Bidault Waddington. The taste point displayed is immaculate!

CRUSHfanzine and Marianne Boesky Gallery Presents "Something Beautiful" : Curated by CRUSHfanzine: Until Dec 20th (NYC)

Between youth and maturity, between the ideal and the true.Between youth and maturity, between the ideal and the true.

Marianne Boesky Gallery is pleased to present Something Beautiful, a group show curated by Nicolas Wagner and Khary Simon of CRUSHfanzine. This exhibition uses the lens of contemporary photographic portraiture to examine the ideals of youth as a product of memory and the wisdom of hindsight. Like a daydream, the works on view propose the fleeting sensuality of a fantasy, coupled with the sense of loss that comes from a jolt back to reality—a juxtaposition analogous to the journey from childhood to adulthood.

Syndicate content