GORGEOUS GEORGE! … George Clooney covers W Magazine’s annual Art Issue covered in Yayoi Kusama designed dots

GORGEOUS GEORGE! … George Clooney covers W Magazine’s annual Art Issue covered in Yayoi Kusama designed dots

 

George Clooney covers W Magazine’s annual art issue photographed by the prolific fashion photographer Emma Summerton and designed by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama who is renowned for her obsession with dots.

In the aritcle, Clooney talks about his upcoming film “The Monuments Men”  in which he plays the leader or a special platoon of museum directors, curators and art historians who join forces to rescue art stolen by Adolf Hitler during World War II.

While getting the spot treatment, the actor wears an Armani suit and customized shoes by the Kusama. A perfect match !

View full article here

(more…)

THE HOTTEST COFFEE TABLE BOOK OF THE MOMENT …”TERRY O’ NEILL: THE COMPLETE WORKS”

THE HOTTEST COFFEE TABLE BOOK OF THE MOMENT …”TERRY O’ NEILL: THE COMPLETE WORKS”

Terry O’Neill is one of the world’s most celebrated and collected photographers. No one has ever captured the front line of fame so broadly – and for so long. For more than 50 years, he has photographed rock stars and presidents, royals and movie stars, at work, at play, in private. In the 60s O’Neill opened up a new visual art form using photojournalism to revolutionise formal portraiture. His work captured the iconic, candid, and unguarded moments of the famous and the notorious.

Now, for the first time, an exhaustive cataloguing of his archive conducted over the last three years has unearthed many unseen images and comprises the most compelling and epic catalogue of the age of celebrity.

“Terry O’Neill: The Complete Works” is one of the most thrilling and impressive coffee table books I have seen in a long time !

 

(more…)

“REFLECTIONS” by YODAMANU

“REFLECTIONS” by YODAMANU

With a special technique, French photographer Yodamanu documents the reflections of people walking in the rain that bounce off of wet sidewalks and glisten on window panes. By turning his images upside-down, the actual person becomes just a touch of reality within an otherwise abstract mixture of shapes, forms, and colors that remind me of Impressionist paintings.

Yodamanu’s series “Reflections” is truly a magnificent collection of visually exciting textures, vibrant colors and suggestive layers of reality. It takes a few intriguing moments to catch all the details within the fascinating compositions.

(more…)

“BACK TO THE FUTURE” WITH PHOTOGRAPHER IRINA WERNING

“BACK TO THE FUTURE” WITH PHOTOGRAPHER IRINA WERNING

Photographer Irina Werning loves old photos. She is not only fascinated by their retro look but the imagination of how people would feel and look if they were to reenact them tooday. The Argentinian artist decided to actually do this and started inviting people to go back to their future and to recreate a moment in time...

(more…)