Apollonia Santclair Erotica

Erotica // Saturday, June 15, 2013
The mysterious Apollonia Santclair serves us an awesomely disturbing batch of black-and-white erotica, and there are no limits to the weirdness with this stuff. She says of her work simply that "Ink is my blood. I draw for my own sake and for your pleasure. A long-time resident of the Old World, I split my time between my kitchen and the studio." 

Karim Hamid and the Female Figure

Erotica // Friday, June 14, 2013
Karim Hamid's artwork is based on the visual dialogue with the classic representation of the female figure and the male gaze throughout art history. The goal of his paintings is to distort and exaggerate society's emphasis on the idealized form. These paintings are visionary and provocative documents of an important social commentary. Hamid works and lives in Rhode Island. 

Corrado Dalco Photography

Erotica // Friday, June 14, 2013
Corrado Dalco was born in Parma, Italy. He began as a graphic designer and then became a fashion photographer, completing advertising campaigns for Levi's, Coca-Cola, Nose, Sisley Kids and more. He also makes music videos that reflect his photographic sense for movement, tone and elegance. His treatment of the female body is particularly commendable.

Philip Pearlstein's Revivalist Nudes

Erotica // Friday, June 14, 2013
Philip Pearlstein is an influential American painter best known for his Modernist Realism nudes. He led a revival in realist art, capturing flesh and tone with gorgeous sensibility. He is now a distinguished professor emeritus and has paintings in collections of over 70 public art museums. Sidney Tillim wrote that "[Pearlstein] paints the nude not as a symbol of beauty and pure form but as a human fact--implicitly perfect."

365KEP

Erotica // Friday, June 14, 2013
Minimalist, sophisticated erotica. You may find yourself asking, "what exactly am I looking at?" before you realize what this photography really is capturing--erotic body parts dripping bizarre liquids or lit with a mysterious edge. This is what happens when art meets sex at its best; it re-frames the body in a new and provocative way.

Till Rabus' Surrealist Sensualism

Erotica // Thursday, June 13, 2013
From orgiastic tangles of limbs to anthropomorphic still lives, Till Rabus' hyperrealistic paintings are uncanny yet titillating. Rabus graduated from the Ecole Supérieure des Beaux-Arts de La Chaux-de-Fonds. He lives and works between Neuchâtel and Paris.

Major Lazer 'Bubble Butt'

Erotica // Thursday, June 13, 2013
What do you get when you mix sea-punks, a 50 foot woman with even larger ass-ets, and twerking galore? Why Eric Wareheim's absurd new video for Major Lazer's 'Bubble Butt.' Check out the full five minutes of insanity.

Shishi Yamazaki's Animation Reel

Erotica // Thursday, June 13, 2013
Shishi Yamazaki's animation reel possesses a gorgeous dynamic hand-drawn quality, playing like an intimate collection of personal vignettes and transitory self-portraits. 'Born in 1989, Shishi Yamazaki is an animator and mask designer. After entering the Department of Design at Tokyo University of the Arts, she commenced producing rotoscope animation using hand drawn watercolor painting-like drawings. Additionally, Shishi has been working on her lifelong project launched on May 11, 2010, for which she will create one face mask each and every day.'  

Erotica by Lauren YS

Erotica // Thursday, June 13, 2013
Lauren YS (b. Denver, CO) is an artist and illustrator based in SF/Bay Area. Her work attempts to communicate the unseen and interrogate the escapist impulse. Lauren likes robots, guts and tentacled things.

Mike Spears' Erotic Snaps

Erotica // Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Mike Spears was born in the lovely state of Indiana and later grew up in Puerto Rico. He went to film school at Boston University, where his passion for the provocative developed. Brooklyn has been his home since 1999 and is the base for most of his erotic photography work.

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