Skip navigation! Photographed by Alexandra R. Elizabeth Siematkowski is a founder of ToplessbladingTM, the following is the first-person account of her maiden topless voyage across the Williamsburg bridge:.
In honor of No Pants DayNew Yorkers braved freezing city temperatures and rode the subway lines without wearing any pants. Created by Improv Everywhere nearly twenty years ago, 'No Pants Day' has spread into a nationwide public transportation event spanning across more than fifty cities. We are at Sara D.
By Hannah Frishberg. July 29, pm Updated July 29, pm. Together, the two are encouraging nudity-loving New Yorkers to strip down for all manner of activities: playing Pictionary, listening to poetry and jazz, eating pizza, sketching live models — and, for their latest birthday-suit bash, gymnastics.
Imagine that you and your ex-partner work at the same business. When the two of you break up, he or she threatens to send explicit photos of you to your boss, coworkers, even the owner of the company. Then he or she starts making demands. Sadly, this is the reality for far too many New York workers.
An artist caused a stir on the streets of New York on Thursday by turning naked models into works of art. Andy Golub whipped out his paint pallet in Times Square and used a naked model Zoe West as his canvas in front of hundreds of shocked pedestrians. This is the not the first time model Zoe West has acted as Andy's muse, she was famously arrested in Times Square after stripping in a similar live art exhibition with Andy in
By Valerie Edwards For Dailymail. Dozens of nude models protested against the Facebook and Instagram ban on female nipples with New York City gathering that was coordinated by controversial artist Spencer Tunick. In collaboration with the National Coalition Against Censorship, for their WeTheNipple campaign, Tunick took photos of the models during a Sunday morning demonstration outside the Astor Place subway station in Manhattan.
Robert Burck has been singing and strumming his guitar dressed in nothing but underwear and cowboy boots almost every day since By Jenny Powers. Throngs of selfie stick-toting tourists weave in and out of the paths of costumed cartoon characters looking to pose for photos in exchange for tips.
I know I am going in like 2 weeks, and was telling my friend tonight, who is going with me about "The naked cowboy". What corner does he stand on?
Its representations have evolved with technologies of expression: from cave drawings, to sculpture and painting, to photography and video. Yet leading 21 st century social media platform, Instagram, the most popular platform for artists who share their work online, and its parent company, Facebook, both ban photographic representations of the nude body, while making an exception for artistic nudity in sculpture and painting. Unless their medium is photography and their subject is the body.
Inspired by her feeling of loneliness from when she first arrived to the city, as well as her desire to conquer the Big Apple, she embarked on a journey to capture soft skin against the jagged edges of a urban landscape. Both classical and contemporary, her explorations produce works that stir-up a sense of intimacy and sensuality. She exhibited the images at the Cold Stream Fine Arts Gallery in Toronto with much success, and is now working on a coffee-table book on the series.