Deddeh Howard Champions Diversity By Copying A Pose In Black Mirror

deddeh howard's Black Mirror IIHIH

Now living in Los Angeles, West African born and raised Deddeh Howard is currently working on a bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences. An admitted fashion junkie, she was always bothered by the lack of black women modeling in ads for such brands as Gucci, Chanel, Louis Vuitton and Guess. This inspired her to create Black Mirror, a project in which she literally mirrors the poses of famous white models in big brand ads to draw positive attention to her race. (more…)

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Vintage Celebrity Photos by Francesco Scavullo: No End To Beauty

Celebrity Photos by Francesco Scavullo
Brooke Shields, screenprint color on canvas, 1984

Eighty-nine vintage photographs by renowned celebrity and beauty photographer Francesco Scavullo were auctioned off in a live auction, Francesco Scavullo: No End To Beauty, by Sotheby’s on November 2nd, 2015. (more…)

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The Super Sexy Body Painting of Joanne Gair

joanne gair body painting

It dawned on me that I really couldn’t mention the talented work of Joanne Gair in the context of a post about body painting without showing you some of her amazing work, so now I’ve decided to do just that. (more…)

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