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Virtual Lovers and Hybrid Positions in the London Journal’s Latest Spread |
Dutch photographers Anuschka Blommers and Niels Schumm depict the best of both sexes in today’s exclusive series taken from the third issue of Baron magazine. Founded by Jonathan Baron and Matthew Holroyd, the self-published title lies at the intersection of art and pornography, and for its latest edition, “The Future of Sex,” the journal gets under the skin of relationships in the digital age. Eighty-eight-year-old Polish sociologist Zygmunt Bauman provides the unlikely reference point with a rumination on the allure of “virtual relationships,” while the list of guest editors includes the co-founder of the New York Club Kids movement, Michael Alig, and Night editor Henry Rubin (issue two saw Tyrone Lebon take the reins). Here, the magazine’s quick-witted “spoof” editor The Baron talks tapping into online desires, and logging off.
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André “André 3000″ Benjamin is playing Jimi Hendrix in an upcoming biopic. Here’s a first look at the Outkast in character
Here’s the weirdest/most terrifying royal baby memorabilia as seen on Etsy, eBay and beyond.
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AN exhibition to celebrate 50 years of James Bond style opened yesterday at barbican.org.uk.
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James Bond has taught us it’s that behind every great spy is a great tailor. A new exhibition at London’s Barbican Centre explores the Bond style of the suave secret agent, displaying costumes, props, set pieces and design drawings from half a century of 007 films. Assembled with help from the films’ producer, EON Productions – which has a new Bond movie to Continue reading
Please Don’t Hate Me…wish You were there too! Dream it, Believe it and it will Happen.
Alejandro López is a young talented dancer of Flamenco with blood of artist, of Mexican nationality who is writing with firm steps ascending career currently participates in “Aires de Triana” He also maintains successful fusion of various artistic disciplines. With his dance achieves transmitted through their movements, a rain of feelings; Love and indifference, despair and calm, as well as also joy and pain. Read more…
Denis Charles Pratt was born in Sutton, Surrey, the fourth child of solicitor Spencer Charles Pratt (1871–1931) and former governess Frances Marion Pratt (née Phillips) (1873–1960); he changed his name to Quentin Crisp in his third decade after leaving home and cultivating his outlandishly effeminate appearance to a standard that both shocked contemporary Londoners and provoked homophobic attacks. By his own account, Crisp was effeminate in behaviour from an early age and found himself the object of teasing at Kingswood Preparatory School in Epsom, from where he won a scholarship to Denstone College, Uttoxeter, in 1922. After leaving school in 1926, Crisp studied journalism at King’s College London, but failed to graduate in 1928, going on to take art classes at the Regent Street Polytechnic. Around this time, Crisp began visiting the cafés of Soho – his favorite being The Black Cat in Old Compton Street – meeting other young homosexual men and rent-boys, and experimenting with make-up and women’s clothes. For six months he worked as a male prostitute, looking for love, he said in a 1999 interview, but finding only degradation. – – Find out more