Erotica // Sunday, February 17, 2013
The artwork of Spanish artist Luisa Chillida Bergareche ranges from nude figurative wire sculptures to terracotta pieces and paintings, making this multidisciplinary artist almost as varied as her background and education. In this series, she creates drawings from her wire metal sculptures, creating simple lines of the human form.
Juxtapoz // Sunday, February 17, 2013
'I aim to investigate the state of alienation through realms of the physical, psycho-social and spiritual human condition. Employing 2D and 3D mediums to transmit mystical experience into matter, my art practice is a means of communicating the subconscious sphere into objects; creating possible portals to ascend beyond known reality.' Amanda Charchian is based in Los Angeles.
Erotica // Saturday, February 16, 2013
Bela Borsodi was born in Vienna 1966. After studying graphic design and fine art he started to work as a photographer. In 1992 Bela moved to New York and in 1999 he focused on still life photography, which is still the main direction of his work. Bela lives and works in New York.
Erotica // Friday, February 15, 2013
Paris Ackrill is in her fourth and final year at the University of Edinburgh and is constantly enthusiastic to learn about people and the world in which we live. Her aim to see as much of the world as possible and meet people with diverse values and lifestyles and has photographed across the globe with this intent. She is currently based in Edinburgh and London.
Erotica // Thursday, February 14, 2013
Zach McCaffree is a film photographer currently living in Los Angeles by way of Honolulu, Seattle, and Spokane.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 14, 2013
Simon Birch is a young Hong Kong artist who's made a huge impact with his energy and vision in the last few years. Apart from his critically acclaimed, dramatic paintings, he's managed to produce overwhelming installations, curated wonderful exhibitions, collaborated with leading artists, produced high profile commissioned works....the list goes on, needless to say Birch is one passionate, motivated man.
Erotica // Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Maxime Ballesteros was born in Lyon, France. After studying at ERBASE (St Etienne), Maxime graduated in 2007 with a DNSEP (art masters). His photographs have been featured in solo and group exhibitions in France, Belgium, Russia, Germany, Great Britain and Denmark. Using film to capture raw snapshots of his life between Berlin and Paris, Maxime has worked with an impressive list of clients including Purple Magazine, Nike and Dazed Digital.
Erotica // Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Another humorous animation from the Layzell Bros who are quickly becoming a new favorite of mine when it comes to illustrated shorts. Brothers Matt and Paul Layzell are the animation duo behind The Layzell Bros and Chicks with Cheeks is their latest masterpiece. The video is pretty self explanatory, a celebration of girls with a little extra cheeky bounce.
Erotica // Monday, February 11, 2013
Zigendemonic's sinister sexual fantasies come to life in a universe full of punks and metalheads, bondage and slimy, slithery creatures. Born in Kiev, Ukraine, Zigendemonic comes from an art school background but found her home in the worlds of graffiti and self-published art zines/books. 'She wants to convey the spirit of the modern world which is interwoven with personal experiences and forms a small universe full of somber and surreal characters from her dreams.'
Erotica // Monday, February 11, 2013
'A set of vases sculpted from Ytong blocks has a variety of historical forms. Each vase contains a bouquet of paper flowers, which have been meticulously folded from the pages of Chinese soft porn magazines. Fragments of nude bodies are visible through the sharp creases and folds. Instead of sweet scents and the reproductive features of a flower, the viewer glimpses mass-produced human erotica...'