FRAMTIDSSARKASM

[Framtidssarkasm:
Swedish word; meaning sarcasm towards the future]

asylum-art:

The work of Robyn Cumming

Robyn Cumming’s aesthetic can be described as Steel Magnolias gone awry, but in the best way possible. Working from the heaps and piles of the stereotypical female imagery we all know and love (or love-to-hate, depending on your own alignments), the Toronto-based artist creates a body of work exploring, exploiting, and evolving the ordinary into something a little more sinister, and far more eccentric. Her own clever bio sums it all up, quipping, “If [Cumming] were an emotion, [she] would be laughing that turns into coughing…and then dry-heave style crying.”

Decomposing iconography of womanhood and the clichés of femininity, she creates disturbing portraits of awkward, stiff figures, gorgeously delicate photographs of middle aged women, complete with mascara tears, and domestic interior landscapes of disturbed sixties suburbia, shag carpet and all.

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highfashionhautecouture:

"Other Worlds" editorial for Glassbook Magazine featuring futuristic fashion headpieces.

Photographed by Chris Rushton

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xtoxictears:

People will stare. Make it worth their while → Alexander McQueen | Pre-Fall ‘13

Gosh there are a few I would kill for

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King George V, Kaiser Wilhelm II & Tsar Nicholas II

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xombiedirge:

The Owls Are Not What They Seem by Joshua Budich / Twitter / Tumblr

18” X 24” 3 color screen print, S/N edition of 150.

Part of the David Lynch tribute art show, In Dreams, opening Saturday, March 8th 2014, at Spoke Art / Tumblr

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gothgirlsgotogivenchy:

suicideblonde:

Those Louboutin ballerina slippers though

i dream about this corset

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meadham kirchoff aw/14, photography by rosaline shahnavaz.

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