Pierre et Gilles: Le Cowboy Victor 1978

Erotica // Wednesday, May 09, 2012
Pierre et Gilles, Pierre Commoy and Gilles Blanchard, are French artists and romantic partners. They produce highly stylized photographs, building their own sets and costumes as well as retouching the photographs. Their work often features images from popular culture, gay culture including pornography (especially James Bidgood), and religion.

The good 'ole Up and Down

Erotica // Wednesday, May 09, 2012
Hilarious NSFW animation inspired by Barbapapa illustrated and animated by Ineke Goes. In 2009 Ineke graduated from the Art Academy of Breda (AKV St.Joost). She started as a freelance animator and illustrator at Stichting KOP in Breda and after one year she moved to Amsterdam. Now she has a workplace at De Illustratiestudio.

Gil Elvgren's Pin-ups and Models

Erotica // Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Gil Elvgren was one of the best pin-up artists in the history of American Illustration. From the mid 1930's through 1972, Elvgren produced over five hundred paintings of beautiful girls and women. Almost all of these works are oil on canvas, and fully developed finished works of art. Elvgren continually surpassed himself, always improving in ideas, composition, color, and technique.

Tyler Wintermute's Animalia

Erotica // Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Tyler Wintermute is a self-taught illustrator who's signature style confronts comic book erotica and fantasy narrative. His subject’s and muses are wrapped with intricate textures and patterns, filling the space in its entirety. In Tyler's recent work, he is experimenting with collage elements to bring a sense of realism to his otherwise illustrated compositions. Working with pencil and ink, the textures and patterns of his provocative renderings are done by hand before coloring digitally.

Sheri by Nicolas Guerin

Erotica // Tuesday, May 08, 2012
A lovely little bondage shoot by Nicolas Guerin, portraying an erotic homage to the renowned photographer Nobuyoshi Araki. Featuring the model Sheri for KHUBE Magazine, makeup and hair done by Anne Arnold and ropes tied by Jessica Rispal. NSFW.

Lust after: Marilyn Minter

Erotica // Tuesday, May 08, 2012
Marilyn Minter is an American artist currently living and working in New York City. Her photographs and paintings often include lush and vibrant sexuality erotic imagery. Minter begins her process by staging photo shoots with film and uses conventional darkroom processes. She does not crop or digitally manipulate her photographs. Her paintings, on the other hand, are made by combining negatives in photoshop to make a whole new image...

Sarah Hilarity

Erotica // Monday, May 07, 2012
A senior in design at the Cornish College of the Arts, Sarah - aka site name Hilarity- has created a remarkable collection of nude studies for personal and fashion use. Her series of our favorite voluptuous extremity- pictured here, is a beautiful example of her rendering abilities when it comes to portraying seductive female forms.

Harold Diaz

Erotica // Monday, May 07, 2012
The work of Brooklyn, NY based photographer and collagist Harold Diaz can be defined as both conceptually created collage work, that is often stirring with some provocative undertones- and day-to-day snapshot photography of situations that portray the reality of New York living.  The blending of images and his choices in cutting the photos and merging them together create interesting and bizarre narratives.

Akira Horikawa

Erotica // Monday, May 07, 2012
In pocket size sketchbooks, Akira Horikawa draws and reinterprets images that come into his mind, happenings, dreams, and emotion at the time. Through the activity, he tries to re-evaluate values and cognition that he has experienced in his life to welcome the nonsense with awe. His bizzare, sometimes sexually forward simple illustrations are stark and minimal but evoke the mind with strange, new possibilities.

The dreams of Natalie Shau

Erotica // Saturday, May 05, 2012
Natalie Shau is mixed media artist and photographer of Russian and Kazakhstan descent based in Lithuania (Vilnius). She found interest in fashion and portrait photography as well as digital illustration and photo art. Despite her personal work, Natalie also creates artwork and photography for musicians, theater, fashion magazines, writers and advertisement.


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