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#PFW RICK OWENS Fall Winter 2017.18 Collection (40 pics)

Rick Owens presented his Fall Winter 2017.18 collection named Glitter during the  Paris Fashion Week . Inspired by the period in the seventies that celebrates sleaze, transgression, sexual liberation and anti-conformity, as well as French women’s hats during the World War 2, the new collection is a some kind of closure to the last few shows.

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#PFW RICK OWENS Fall Winter 2017.18 Collection (40 pics)

The Rescued Film Project Acquires Trove of 1,200 Undeveloped Rolls of 1950s Era Film (7 pics)

The Rescued Film Project recently made a huge discovery: nearly 66 bundles of film dating from the 1950s . Meticulously labeled and wrapped inside cigar boxes and athletic tape, the treasure trove of photography from a man known only as Paul seems to encompass at least 1,200 undeveloped rolls of film. It’s unclear what would drive a person would take tens of thousands of photographs without any intent to develop the images, but it’s easy to make at least a symbolic comparison to Vivian Maier ..

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The Rescued Film Project Acquires Trove of 1,200 Undeveloped Rolls of 1950s Era Film (7 pics)

Artist Jane Long Digitally Manipulates Black and White WWI-Era Photos Into Colorful Works of Fantasy (10 pics)

All images provided by Jane Long Photography Australian artist Jane Long transforms cracked and faded black and white photographs into colorful works of fantasy, giving the subjects a new, and entirely surreal context. The images she uses for her series,  Dancing with Costica , were captured over a half century ago by  Costica Acsinte a Romanian war photographer who documented WWI. The glass-plate photographs by Costica capture the straight faces and intense eyes of the subjects taken long before smiling was common in images. “I wanted to change the context of the images,” says Long.)

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Artist Jane Long Digitally Manipulates Black and White WWI-Era Photos Into Colorful Works of Fantasy (10 pics)

New Black and White Surrealist Self-Portraits by Noell Oszvald (13 pics)

Visual artist  Noell Osvald ( previously ) creates startlingly bold works through simple gestures all performed in black and white. The self-portraits rarely show the 25-year-old artist’s face, instead expressing emotion through the way she tilts her head or slightly crooks her neck. Emphasizing line, her works incorporate a strict horizon or eliminate it altogether, segmenting the image from left to right..

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New Black and White Surrealist Self-Portraits by Noell Oszvald (13 pics)