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MALE MODEL PORTRAIT - NEM (ELMER OLSEN MODELS) BY EDWIN CABRERA

Male Model Portrait Model: Nem (ELMER OLSEN MODELS) Photographer: Edwin Cabrera (EDWIN CABRERA IMAGES)

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

ROM (ROYAL ONTARIO MUSEUM) PRESENTS - "LOOKING CLOSELY AT AN INDIAN PAINTING"

"In this video, Deepali Dewan, Dan Mishra Curator of South Asian Art & Culture at the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, looks closely at one painting from a manuscript relating the stories of the Hindu Goddess Durga. This painting is part of the collection of the Mehrangarh Museum Trust and was displayed at the ROM in the “Treasures of a Desert Kingdom: The Royal Arts of Jodhpur, India” exhibition from March 9 – September 2, 2019."




Monday, October 01, 2018

FASHION FILM- MIU MIU PRESENTS - WOMEN'S TALE #16 "THE WEDDING SINGER'S DAUGHTER" BY HAIFAA AL-MANSOUR

Director Haifaa Al-Mansour, considered as the first female Saudi filmmaker collaborate with fashion luxury brand MIU MIU to create the 16th episode of MIU MIU's WOMEN'S TALE series.




 "The Wedding Singer's Daugther" It’s nighttime in 1980s Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Glittery and glamorous heels climb out of cars. Women shrouded in traditional black abayas make their way into a wedding hall. There, they reveal what’s underneath: dazzling dresses and wild hair. Their true selves set free, unseen by male gaze. There are strict segregation rules in Saudi weddings. All eyes and ears are on the wedding singer; until the electricity cuts out suddenly. “This is the worst wedding singer ever,” guests mutter, condescendingly. Will the young daughter manage to save her mother’s dignity? Haifaa Al-Mansour is based in Los Angeles. Her debut feature, Wadjda (2013) -about a rebellious girl who wants to break societal laws and ride her bicycle- was a breakout hit, and the first ever foreign-language Oscar entry from Saudi Arabia. As the country undergoes unprecedented cultural reform, which has recently seen women be given the right to drive and the first cinemas open to the public,

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

ART- "LOVE THE ART, HATE THE ARTIST" BY THE ART ASSIGNMENT

Can you separate the art from the artist? This one's In honour of all the art you used to love, and it's creators who ruined it by behaving badly. THE ART ASSIGNMENT talks Picasso, Nanette, cats out of bags, and much more.


Friday, July 13, 2018

FASHION FLASHBACK - TOM FORD'S GUCCI'S WHITE DRESS FALL -WINTER WOMEN RTW 1996

Let's do a fashion time warp.  Let's look back at one of the most memorable Tom Ford's Gucci collection.  They are the seminal white jersey gowns from Gucci's Women  Fall-Winter 1996 collection. The gown were highly influenced by Halston and Elsa Peretti. Vogue called them the “fashion equivalent of a one-night stand at Studio 54."





Thursday, July 12, 2018

FASHION MOMENT IN FILMS- GRACE JONES AS KATRINA IN KEITH HERRING VAMP ( 1986 )

Let's remember a great fashion moment in a film. Here is fashion icon Grace Jones as the vampire Katrina wearing Keith Herring's creation in 1986 cult film "Vamp".