Ólafur Arnalds created a song every day for a week. They were performed and recorded in his living room and are available for free download HERE
*personal note: I cannot stop listening. These melodies filled my day today as I sat quietly in my freshly [...]
Tattooed silicone arms. tattooed by Guy Le Tatooer with a traditional electric system for the exhibition at Gimpel & Müller gallery Paris 201o.
*personal note: The way these pieces are displayed is so eerily beautiful. Severed arms, preserved behind glass. Adorned with images too beautiful to bury. [...]
Images Via: Haute Macabre
Photographed by Jerry Bennet
Modeled & MUA by Manchester
Wardrobe and Styled by Alex London
*personal note: Her skin, partially blackened, like the darkness from the inside can no longer be contained. Flowing gowns, [...]
elements: antique brass hardware and findings, brass, silver, velvet, wood, glove leather, glass eyes.
“I don’t think of what I’m doing as dark, necessarily, death is inherent in the work because of the bones, of course. But I see the work as part of the love for the living creature [...]
*personal note. I don’t know when I first discovered Blood Milk Jewelry, what I do remember is feeling quieted by it. Stilled, humbled even. The shapes and textures sharp and cold at first glance, but upon closer inspection discovering tenderness in every detail. These pieces speak to me about what is sacred, mysterious and supernatural. [...]
*personal note: I yearn to be more methodical, to have systems and structures that herd my chaos in to recognizable outcomes. To feel my movements and my imagination unified….
“I have always found something beautiful in the grotesque– the repulsive, the awkward, the vulnerable, the psychologically enigmatic. In an attempt to explore these connections in relation to my own self-image, I am transforming myself in intentionally bizarre, unattractive or disgusting ways that pose the question of what defines physical recognizability and traditional notions of [...]