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LIKE HIPSTERS – AARON SMITH

LIKE HIPSTERS – AARON SMITH
We go to the grocery store in the local supermarket and he’s there. We turn on the television, and we see him. We are drinking a glass of wine with friends and we find him again. By now we cross him around every corner, in every alley and in every square. He is the Hipster. […]

TO WATER THE LAWN – KELLY REEMTSEN

TO WATER THE LAWN – KELLY REEMTSEN
“She wins who calls herself beautiful and challenges the world to change to truly see her.” “Vince colei che che si fa chiamare bella e che sfida il mondo a cambiare, a vederla veramente.” (Naomi Wolf, The Beauty Myth ) Kelly Reemtsen wants to show who really wear pants in the house. And it just […]

POWER OF NATURE – JOEL REA

POWER OF NATURE – JOEL REA
Giving us the slightest breeze on a summer morning, nature can be the most wonderful friend. At the same time it may torture us flailing valleys with avalanches and coasts with tidal waves. The Australian artist Joel Rea can harness nature in his works. The magnificence of an immense wave, the ferocity of a tiger, […]

MAYBE ITSELF IS NOTHING – HINTARO OHATA

MAYBE ITSELF IS NOTHING – HINTARO OHATA
“…it happened at all: you learn something, you are happy and you forget to brake.” “… è capitato a tutti: impari qualcosa, sei felice e ti dimentichi di frenare.” Youth – La Giovinezza A balloon escapes from the hands, and sails into the sky, getting smaller and smaller as it drifts away. We all experience […]

NOT ONLY FOR CHILDREN – CHRIS BUZELLI

NOT ONLY FOR CHILDREN – CHRIS BUZELLI
In front of Chris Buzzelli‘s works we seem to return children. The characters of our dreams and our nightmares come to life in a world steeped in magic where anything is possible. The Big Bad W olf of “Little Red Riding Hood” returns to try to swallow us. Chris, a naturalized New Yorker, is a […]

FLAMISH HEROES – SACHA GOLDBERGER

FLAMISH HEROES – SACHA GOLDBERGER
Sacha Goldberger invites us all to celebrate our childhood heroes. After “Mamika” project of 2010, in which his 95-year-old grandmother was twisted into a superhero with a red-fire helmet, the French photographer is back to talk of superheroes, in his series “Super Flamish”. Five costume designers, five hairdressers, seven make-up artists, and many others enlisted […]

MODER JOAN OF ARC – MARTIN EDER

MODER JOAN OF ARC – MARTIN EDER
The female figure is no longer represented by the fragile Cinderella who, with his head bowed, suffered the most atrocious oppressions. The woman is turning into a warrior in many ways more than men. Art has felt and expressed in all areas this change. Like in the latest fashion shows, we witnessed a female much […]

PRETERNATURAL HISTORY – EL GATO CHIMNEY

PRETERNATURAL HISTORY – EL GATO CHIMNEY
“Before we were born, we were physicallyall monsters. And morally too, for quite a long time after being born.” “Fisicamente, prima di nascere, fummo tutti mostri. E anche moralmente, per un tempo abbastanza lungo dopo esser nati.” Jean Rostand, Thoughts of a biologist, 1954 Deformed men, with multiple limbs or heads. Hybrid beings such as […]

CLASSICAL STAR WARS – TREVIS DURDEN

CLASSICAL STAR WARS – TREVIS DURDEN
All we know what will happen on December 18. For many fans of the sci-fi it will be a memorable date. In fact, that night will come out in theaters the seventh episode of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Many artists expressed themselves in the reworking of the classic icons of the saga, but Trevis […]

DOUBLE STANDARS – DAVID LACHAPELLE

DOUBLE STANDARS – DAVID LACHAPELLE
After a memorable debut, in 1980, as creator of the most incredible advertising campaigns of his generation, in 2006 David LaChapelle decided to devote himself to fine art photography. Inspired by everything, from the history to street culture, from religious narratives of sexuality, LaChapelle combines an hyper-realistic aesthetics with really subversive ideas. In his works […]

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