BY Emma Claire Goodman in Artsy on Feb 14, 2011 |
“What has become of the woman? She is imprisoned in her own sex, striving to negotiate her identity in the society that she lives in. Her individual development and relations have been deformed by the pervasive patriarchal ideologies that link her femininity to submission.” (Cairo Film)
The Women’s Voices Now organization hopes to put an end to this, or, at the very least, give women who otherwise might not, a voice through which to tell ... Read More
BY Laurie in Artsy on Feb 14, 2011 |
Everything's better when models do it, right? The latest in late night new York entertainment happenings are illegal fighting matches where male models duke it out for those "in the know" paying patrons. While some of the pretty boys are doing this for fun (getting punched in the face is apparently fun!) one of the exceptions is Charlie, a lanky 20 year old model who is actually training to enter the Golden Gloves. BUST contributor, Michelle Groskopf is making a ... Read More
BY Erin Wengrovius in Artsy on Feb 11, 2011 |
It's time for the 7th Annual Fun-A-Day show! If you haven't heard about it already the challenge was to pick a project (it could be baking cupcakes, knitting scarves for puppies or making cartwheels) and do it every day during the month of January*. Why did they chose January this year? Because it's a freezing-cold, long-ass month were people tend to prefer eating pizza and watching Jersey Shore then do anything mentally stimulating.
Once the month was over you ... Read More
BY Emma Claire Goodman in Artsy on Feb 08, 2011 |
Valentines Day will soon be upon us. It is the day we spend marveling at the splendors of love in its many forms.
This year, why not celebrate love and compassion for all mankind?
This is what non-profit organization MOSTCHA is planning to do.
Show: Love, a unique, inspiring, and touching show of photography and film by Aliya Naumoff, with DJ Set by Santigold and DJ Devo Springsteen, is dedicated to raising awareness of the stories of people affected by the ... Read More
BY Intern Julie in Artsy on Feb 08, 2011 |
I love cute old people. I collect them like other people collect glass figurines or beany babies (do beany babies still exist?).
I'd age 50 years and move in with the Golden Girls if I could. Appropriately enough, when I saw the pictures of Sacha Goldberger's 91-year old Hungarian grandma, Frederika Golberger, in a superhero costume, I melted.
What started out as a photoshoot designed to cheer-up his depressed Grandmother became a ... Read More