Posted: May 29, 2014 Filed under: Art, Fashion, Photography | Tags: advertisement, campaign, classic, fashion, fragrance, La Gioconda, Leonardo da Vinci, Mario Sorrenti, Mona Lisa, Noot Seear, rive gauche, tattoo, YSL, Yves Saint-Laurent
Mona Lisa, YSL Spring 1999 ad campaign for Rive Gauche.
Posted: May 1, 2014 Filed under: Art | Tags: 1985, 80s, classic, kiss, Le Tribut, Marcel Marien, portrait, statue, tribute, woman
Le Tribut – Marcel Marien, 1985
Posted: March 24, 2014 Filed under: Art, Sculpture | Tags: 19th century, 20th century, Auguste Rodin, classic, embrace, eternal, France, French, kiss, man, marble, Paris, passion, Rodin, romance, sculpture, spring, woman
Eternal Spring. Auguste Rodin. 1906-7.
Posted: March 10, 2014 Filed under: Art, Painting/Drawing, Photography | Tags: 20th century, art history, Beguiling of Merlin, Burne-Jones, Chris Marker, classic, French, ingres, La Gioconda, Leonardo da Vinci, metro, Mona Lisa, Paris, passengers, people, subway, travel, women
Passengers: A Subway Quartet. Chris Marker. 2008-2010.
In this series of photographs Chris Marker captures the passengers of Paris Metro at their most banal, illuminating the beauty and poetry of our everyday lives. In this sub-series, A Subway Quartet, Marker insets a famous classical painting which mirrors the expression and/or pose of his character.
Posted: January 27, 2014 Filed under: Photography, Sculpture | Tags: 1980, 80s, classic, italian, Italy, luigi ghirri, Napoli, nude, photographer, sculpture, statue, woman
Napoli. Luigi Ghirri. 1980.