work by Damla Özdemir

work by Damla Özdemir

Jana by Graham Shearer
for Australian Vogue, 1988

Venus by Sandro Botticelli
for Lorenzo di Pierfrancesco de’ Medici, 1486

poster art by Alfred Ost (Belgian, 1884-1945)

poster art by Alfred Ost (Belgian, 1884-1945)

Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning by Irving Penn, 1947

Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning by Irving Penn, 1947

the masks of Jean Paul Gaultierby Michael Thompson for W Magazine (The Art Issue)

the masks of Jean Paul Gaultier
by Michael Thompson for W Magazine (The Art Issue)

Charles Matton by Willy Rizzo

Charles Matton by Willy Rizzo

"L’Oreal"by Guim Tió(Barcelona) 

"L’Oreal"
by Guim Tió
(Barcelona) 

The Brown Sisters
photos by Nicholas Nixon 

from Plasticizerartist Liu Bolin 

from Plasticizer
artist Liu Bolin 

painting by Henry Darger

painting by Henry Darger

from the Christian Lacroix Papier collection (detail)

from the Christian Lacroix Papier collection (detail)

photo by August Sander, 1922

photo by August Sander, 1922

installation by Sandy Skoglund
"Skoglund creates surrealist images by building elaborate sets or tableaux, furnishing them with carefully selected colored furniture and other objects, a process of which takes her months to complete. Finally, she photographs the set, complete with actors."

installation by Sandy Skoglund

"Skoglund creates surrealist images by building elaborate sets or tableaux, furnishing them with carefully selected colored furniture and other objects, a process of which takes her months to complete. Finally, she photographs the set, complete with actors."