Colette Calascione, Dream of the Hungry Ghost, 2003

art-and-fury: “ Dream of the Hungry Ghost (detail) - Colette Calascione based on Max Ernst collage (Une Semaine de Bonte) ”

Guinevere Van Seenus for Vogue Italia by Tim Walker

Dreaming of Another World © Tim Walker, for Vogue Italia, March 2011 model: Guinevere Van Seenus

“John Bellocq (1873 – 1949) was an American professional photographer who worked in New Orleans during the early 20th century. Bellocq is remembered for his haunting photographs of the prostitutes of Storyville, New Orleans’ legalized red light district.”    - Wikipedia

New Orleans: ladies of Storyville by E.J. Bellocq Photograph from E. J. Bellocq’s Storyville series documenting the New Orleans red-light district circa 1912


Moet & Chandon

Mucha, Alphonse Marie -- "Poster advertising 'Moet and Chandon Dry Imperial' champagne, 1899 " -- High quality art prints, canvases, postcards -- Mucha Foundation Prints

Dan Beckemeyer.

takes-flight: S Y S T E M S Designer and illustrator Dan Beckemeyer created this wonderful exploration of anatomy: illustrated skeletal structure with stitched cardiovascular system and hand-felted muscle mass, on hand-made abaca paper.

Paul X. Johnson Illustration (Bladerunner) love this!

Paul X. Johnson’s Rachel from Blade Runner + Owl Paul_X_Johnson_rachel_blade_runner

The Ghost of Kohada Koheiji, from the series One Hundred Ghost Stories (Hyaku monogatari)  「百物語 こはだ小平二」  Japanese, Edo period, about 1831–32 (Tenpô 2–3)  Artist Katsushika Hokusai, Japanese, 1760–1849, Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper, MFA

Hokusai - Ghost of Kohada Koheiji, from the series One Hundred Ghost Stories (Hyaku monogatari)

Maurizio Anzeri: embroidery on vintage photographs  #embroidery #photography #vintage #found #thread #haunting #graphic

Maurizio ANZERI :: Round Midnight, 2009 embroidery on print / Anzeri makes his portraits by sewing directly into found vintage photographs.

Zdzislaw Beksinski

Zdzisław Beksiński was a renowned Polish painter, photographer, and sculptor who is best known as a fantasy artist. Beksiński executed his paintings and drawings either in what he called a ‘Baroque’ or a ‘Gothic’ manner.] Beksiński was murdered in