The Work of Angela Fraleigh

Erotica // Wednesday, May 14, 2014
'The process of painting these images alternates between control and chance. Though I paint the figurative elements upright in a traditional manner, I disrupt this practice by laying the canvas horizontal and pouring on to it mixtures of oils and synthetic resin...'

Stefania Fersini's Wrinkled Magazine Paintings

Erotica // Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Stefania Fersini creates wrinkled oil on canvas portraits, as a critique of a world that produces more than we need. She uses enlarged fashion pages to bring back to real scale the characters and the scene in the foreground, creating a parallel world made of models, scenarios, icons of our society. As in front of a mirror, viewers recognize the reflection they aim to identify with. 

Gene Gyunn's "A Life in the Woods"

Erotica // Tuesday, May 13, 2014
This gorgeous photoseries from Gene Gyunn utilizes flora and fauna as fashion. Rendered in black and white, the photographs reduce the foliage to a series of grays, evoking the basic textural nature of the things we usually only consider outdoor materials--amplifying their high fashion nature. 

Fan Yang Tsung's Swimmers

Erotica // Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Really unique illustrations of swimmers, swimmers watching swimmers, and swimming pools becoming overgrown from Taiwanese artist Fan Yang Tsung. These brightly-pigmented creations have a bizarre sense of voyeurism intact, and we're intrigued to see more.

Chamo San's Girls Undressing

Erotica // Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Chamo San is a fine artist from Barcelona who recently exhibited a series of drawings featuring women undressing in charming, playful iterations. 

The Paintings of Frank Rosenzweig

Erotica // Monday, May 12, 2014
Frank Rosenzweig's does not confine himself to only one style of painting. Some of his works are quite traditional in technique while others give the effect of a wood carving. You can find Frank combining these two opposing styles in the same works...

Watercolor Works from Vajda Tamas

Erotica // Monday, May 12, 2014
Hungarian artist Vajda Tamas aka Howard0 is a watercolor artist who's details in the form of overlayed ink linework make his pieces stand out. He draws with lighter and brighter colors contrasting the moodier tones used to illustrate his subjects...

Flesh and Bites from Edie Nadelhaft

Erotica // Monday, May 12, 2014
In Edie Nadelhaft's series entitled "Flesh" and "Bites", this artist takes an almost microscopic examination of the human body. Folded hands and mid-bite mouths display deeply detailed corporeal lines rendered for our own personal scrutiny...

Artist Collaboration: Tamen

Erotica // Monday, May 12, 2014
The Chinese artist collaboration Tamen is comprised of Lai Shengyu and Yang Xiaogang. The group is also referred to as "Ta Men" and "They" which is the English translation of their name. They choose to collaborate in a way which makes the viewer think the work is being created by one individual...

Boris Vallejo's Lustful Twins

Erotica // Saturday, May 10, 2014
Boris Vallejo works almost exclusively in the fantasy and erotica genres. His hyper-representational paintings have graced the covers of dozens of science fiction paperbacks and are featured in a series of best-selling glossy calendars. Subjects of his paintings are typically Sword and sorcery gods, monsters, and well-muscled male and female barbarians engaged in battle.


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