29 Mar
Photographer Matteo Montanari's ode to the female form

Because it’s Friday, and because we love you (for the 78th time), we bring you the latest piece of visual beauty from Purple Magazine. Probably very little else to say here, except maybe you can credit photographer Matteo Montanari for his skill in capturing Australian supermodel Elyse Taylor while she enjoys the benefits of fresh […]


11 Mar
Photographed by Terry Richardson for Purple magazine

Laetitia Casta gets the Terry Richardson treatment in this photo shoot for the latest issue of Purple magazine. The French fashion magazine’s editorial is for Azzedina Alaia’s Spring/Summer 2011 collection, but really what it’s for is the fondling of marble statues. Because really, nothing says high-end sandals like a fondled and cowgirl-ridden sculpture. But then […]


11 Dec
Sophia DeArborne goes deep undercover at the art world's most debaucherous weekend

In preparation for my evening arrival in Miami for the 2009 installment of Art Basel I prepared with all of the essentials including camera, pen, paper, computer, sunscreen and Advil. Basel is the tour de force of the Art world and I did not want to be trampled. The minute I stepped out of the […]