Black Prince In Renaissance Europe - Alessandro De' Medici, Duke Of Florence
Alessandro de' Medici, Duke - and ruler - of Florence from 1530 until 1537. Nicknamed Il Moro, Alessandro (1510-1537), is said by many historians to have been the product of a hookup between Giulio di Giuliano de' Medici - who later became Pope Clement VII - and an African servant of the powerful family's household named Simonetta.
The Last Sitting--Marilyn Monroe's Topless Pictures From Her Last Photoshoot Ever
The topless photos of Marilyn, collectively referred to as "The Last Seating", were snapped by photographer Bert Stern for Vogue Magazine in 1962 just six weeks before the platinum blonde mega diva was found dead at the age of 36 in her California home.
Enigmatic Art--Ray Caesar's Gorgeous, Puzzling, and Provocative Subjects
These images are the magnificent work of British-Canadian visual surreal artist and digital painter Ray Caesar. All I can say is that I never cease to be completely fascinated by these gorgeous, enigmatic, provocative and evocative images so deftly created by the immensely talented Caesar.
AIDS Is a Mass Murderer: Shocking NSFW Safe Sex Campaign Compares the Disease to Hitler, Stalin and Saddam
In prep for World AIDS Day 2009, Fund Regenbogen has launched a NSFW but clever multimedia anti-AIDS campaign called "AIDS - a serial killer". The ads compare the AIDS scourge which has taken the lives of millions of people with some of the most vile murderers of our time such as Adolf Hitler, Josef Stalin and Saddam Hussein.
'The Meat Show: Paintings About Children, God And USDA Grade A Beef'
This show combined images of innocent, angelic “creatures” with butcher shop settings and whimsical Alice in Wonderland backdrops. With that, crosses, Abraham Lincoln, literal “devil dogs,” and even, yes, third eyes – all among a dancing fury of porterhouses, bacon slabs and whole sides of beef."