Archive for January, 2016
Gustav Klimt’s ‘The Kiss‘ is one of my wife’s favourite paintings, so this should be right up your street, love.
For the Style Bible (the brochure, I think) for the 2015 Life Ball (an annual AIDS charity event) in Vienna, the photographer Inge Prader recreated the paintings of the famous Vienna resident’s ‘Golden Phase’.
The set and costume design have beautifully captured Klimt’s richness, ornamentation and highly decorative aesthetic. This can’t have been cheap to put together, but they’ve got some gorgeous photos out of it:
Slim Jims are one of those American snacks that I have no idea even what part of the food pyramid it’s from (it looks like a pepperami, but it’s crunchy?). This ad in no way helped with that. It did make me laugh though: