Category Archives: Art

Happy Thanksgiving

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Click on the image to enlarge.

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Why Wasn’t I Invited?

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Dita knows how to throw a tea party. Photo stolen from her FB page. Related Ms. Von Teese was previously our pick for Naked Lady of the Week. The photo above was shot in the penthouse of Los … Continue reading

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Virtual Art Gallery Du Jour: Umberto Brunelleschi

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Please enjoy these erotic illustrations by the Italian artist Umberto Brunelleschi. Related I’ve previously featured galleries of art by Ivan Aivazovsky, Gerda Wegener, Steve Ditko, Dan DeCarlo, and portraits of reclining female nudes.

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Amor Para Siempre

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Yes, But Will It Make Me Inspect My Vomit For the Meaning of Life?

Blowhard, Esq. writes: From the introduction to an interview with a Brooklyn playwright: This is what sets her apart from the great percentage of the theater’s current pack of trust-fund scribes and fake-hot-button playwrights — Callaghan speaks straight to the core … Continue reading

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Art Du Jour

Blowhard, Esq. writes: “The Judgment of Paris” by Marcantonio Raimondi, designed by Raphael, ca. 1510-1520, followed by “Luncheon on the Grass” by Édouard Manet, 18-62-1863. Click on the images to enlarge.

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Listing Books: Anti-Modernism

Blowhard, Esq. writes: It’s funny how after over a century of a near-stranglehold on elite sensibilities, modernism refuses to give an inch in the art world. Whether in novels, gallery art, architecture, fashion, or music, the implicit (or even at times, … Continue reading

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