Author archive for LM

  • Dec282015

    Vintage Erotic Bookplates

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    Book plate, Known in Latin as ex-libris, is a small decorative print pasted on the inside of the front cover to indicate the owner of a book. This collection of bookplates from a whole host of countries and decades presents some of the more erotic ex-libris one can find in vintage books. Humorous, twisted and down right filthy, these illustrations give an insight to perhaps, what may have been, one of the earliest forms of porn to have existed.

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  • Dec152015

    Virtual Reality Porn

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    As VR continues to develop, the doors are beginning to open for different industries to start integrating the technology. Perhaps the most engaging being in the porn industry. Although, as of yet, there isn’t any ways to experience touch, the visual side of things seems to be coming together.A behind the scenes video gives us an insight into the amount of work that goes into creating a fully immersive virtual experience. Although the prospect of virtual reality porn is exciting, it does beg the question “Will virtually reality disconnect people from the real world” and how will VR Porn affect the way we form relationships with the opposite sex in the future.

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  • Dec152015

    Porn Mosaics by Tobias Rehberger

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    From up close, this sea of wallpapered mosaic tiles may not look like much but if you were to step back and see it through your smartphone, the blurred pixels reveal an erotic scene inspired by Japanese Shunga drawing. With each scene depicting a different sexual position and erotic imagery, the German artists installation entitled “1661-1910 from Nagasaki, Meiji, Setti” caught many peoples attention at Art Basel Miami this year.

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  • Dec152015

    CCTV Subversions by LUSH

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    the self proclaimed #1 asshole of graffiti LUSH is at it again with his new series, of CCTV subversions with tiny installations on security cameras. These sculptures ranging from dead cops, bodily functions and featuring quite a lot of his standard nakedness and paint splatters are hilarious, dark and completely captivating. It is unknown if the works are intended as a statement against law enforcement and the prevention against graffiti, regardless of the idea though, it’s pretty rad.

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  • Dec142015

    Ugo Gattoni X Hermes

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    Ugo Gattoni is a French Illustrator living in Paris. His art is characterised by crisp, detailed line work and a playful imagination. The young artist recently worked with luxury brand Hermes, to create his piece Hippopolis, which depicts “A ginormous and phantasmagorical architecture inhabited by horses.”

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  • Dec142015

    Once Upon A Time in Shao Lin

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    Back in March 2015, it was announced that Wu Tang Clan would only be making one copy of their new album, titled “Once upon a time in Shaolin”. The album was to be put up for auction and the priviledge of hearing the songs would be bestowed only to the eventual buyer. Who, according to a recent press release, has been found! The album, along with a hand-carved nickel silver box designed by Moroccan artist Yahya, a gold-leafed certificate of authenticity and a leather-bound book containing the album’s lyrics and stories was bought by a “private american collector”.

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  • Dec102015

    Kobe Bryant Retiring

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    Kobe Bryant, on his 20th season with the Lakers since the draft-day trade in 1996, has announced that this season will be his last. Having won five NBA titles, 2 Olympic Medals and made 17 All star selections, Bryant will be retiring as one of the greatest players of all time. With his farewell tour underway, Bryant is seeing a rise in form, finishing his most recent game with 31 points, Making it his first 30-plus point game since December of last season.

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  • Dec102015

    MARIHANNA

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    RIHANNA Launches her own brand of Marijuana called “MaRihanna”.
    The Line includes various different strains such as Karribean Kush, Haitian Haze, Jamaican High Grade as well as edibles and concentrates. A longtime weed smoker, Rihanna is not ashamed to let the world know how much she love de herb.

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  • Dec102015

    Project Loop: 50/50 Live Auction

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    Project LOOP is a non-profit organization who devotes its time to teaching kids with any form of creative inclination about possible creative careers and how to apply them in the real world. This year they’re hosting an Online auction, selling custom limited edition skate decks designed by artists all over the world.

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