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The secrets of the "Club kids": how was the night life in new York 90 years

19-09-2022

The secrets of the "Club kids": how was the night life in new ...

"The club kids" was the most bright and extravagant group among new York party-goers in the early 1990-ies. Breathtaking costumes, ...

7 sins in the interpretation of the Perm artist Lesya Guseva

19-09-2022

7 sins in the interpretation of the Perm artist Lesya Guseva

Artist Chow of Perm decided to portray the seven known sins with a modern twist. The girl demonstrated how they will look in the ...

The ruined childhood of Eva Ionesco, a girl who became her mother's sex toy at the age of 5

18-09-2022

The ruined childhood of Eva Ionesco, a girl who became her ...

Parents who force their children to participate in beauty contests are simply "sweethearts" compared to Irina Ionesco, a French ...

Previously unseen images of Steve McCurry

18-09-2022

Previously unseen images of Steve McCurry

In his 40-year career as a legendary travel photographer, he has traveled to every corner of the globe. His new book Looking for ...

The battle of the friends of Verus and Priscus: how was the only gladiator fight described in detail in history

18-09-2022

The battle of the friends of Verus and Priscus: how was the ...

The fight of the gladiators Verus and Priscus is considered the most famous gladiator performance in history and the only fight ...

Scandalous erotic drawings by Gustav Klimt

18-09-2022

Scandalous erotic drawings by Gustav Klimt

Gustav Klimt was born on July 14, 1862. He was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most famous participants of the Vienna ...

Mini-Monet: the 15-year-old impressionist conquered the contemporary art market

18-09-2022

Mini-Monet: the 15-year-old impressionist conquered the ...

In the British county of Norfolk, in the town of Ludham lives a seemingly unremarkable boy Kieron Williamson. He lives with his ...

Scenes on the verge of decency

18-09-2022

Scenes on the verge of decency

Contemporaries called Francois Boucher's paintings a mirror reflecting French court life. He was a favorite artist of Louis XV and ...

The superiority of blue: a young man writes fascinating pictures with a ballpoint pen

18-09-2022

The superiority of blue: a young man writes fascinating ...

To the Mexican artist Alfredo Chamal (Alfredo Chamal) he is not yet 30 years old, but his works, made with a simple ballpoint pen, ...

"My years are my wealth": celebrities in the company of themselves in their youth on illustrations by a Colombian artist

17-09-2022

"My years are my wealth": celebrities in the company of ...

Despite the fact that age scares many, there is something magical about it. People change, accumulate memories, lived moments. It ...

Each creature has a pair! 30 most unusual, funny and terrifying Halloween costumes for two

17-09-2022

Each creature has a pair! 30 most unusual, funny and ...

Halloween is not only a fun holiday with a long history and entertaining traditions, but also a great way for all adults to feel ...

Classics of painting, recreated with the help of photography

17-09-2022

Classics of painting, recreated with the help of photography

Artists from New York Tanya Brassesco and Laszlo Passi Norberto have teamed up to recreate a series of famous masterpieces of ...

Flying cholitas: how are women fighting in Bolivia

17-09-2022

Flying cholitas: how are women fighting in Bolivia

Unusual Bolivia amazed by its traditions. There are women's fights, "cholita wrestling" — one of the most interesting and ...

The most beautiful castles in Ireland

17-09-2022

The most beautiful castles in Ireland

List of the most beautiful castles in Ireland according to castle lovers from all over the world. Ireland has such a long history ...

Woman, know your place: sexist advertising posters of the mid-20th century

17-09-2022

Woman, know your place: sexist advertising posters of the ...

The tide of universal insanity on equality and feminism is not felt so strongly in our country, but the waves are splashing over ...

The statue of Aphrodite of Cnida is so realistic that she was once raped

16-09-2022

The statue of Aphrodite of Cnida is so realistic that she was ...

Many people believe that throughout the ancient era, sculptors did nothing but create statues of naked men and women. But this is ...

Amazing actress Sarah Bernhardt, who loved both female and male roles

16-09-2022

Amazing actress Sarah Bernhardt, who loved both female and ...

Divine Sarah — that's how the public called one of the most famous actresses of the late XIX — early XX century Sarah ...

What does the end of the world look like — the artist makes terrifyingly realistic miniatures of a possible post-apocalypse

16-09-2022

What does the end of the world look like — the artist makes ...

Artist and photographer Lori Nix from Kansas, where tornadoes constantly sweep by, has been drawing inspiration from the ...

Jose de Ribera is a maniac artist, acquitted after 400 years

16-09-2022

Jose de Ribera is a maniac artist, acquitted after 400 years

Finding the fine line between genius and madness is very difficult. It is especially difficult to understand the worldview and ...

5 little-known unpleasant facts about Natalia Goncharova, Pushkin's wife

15-09-2022

5 little-known unpleasant facts about Natalia Goncharova, ...

The life of Natalia Nikolaevna Goncharova was held in the shadow of the spouse of Alexander, therefore, about the wife of Pushkin ...

The 25 best wedding photos of 2018: works shortlisted for the Junebug Weddings competition

15-09-2022

The 25 best wedding photos of 2018: works shortlisted for the ...

This year, for the fifth time, the annual wedding photography contest from the Junebug Weddings portal was held, to which ...

8 most beautiful places in Sochi

15-09-2022

8 most beautiful places in Sochi

The combination of Soviet and modern architecture makes this Black Sea resort one of the most beautiful cities in Russia.

25 best works from the Siena Photo Awards 2018 photo contest

15-09-2022

25 best works from the Siena Photo Awards 2018 photo contest

The results of the Siena International Photography Awards (SIPA), one of the largest and most prestigious international photo ...

Which of these photos will be the best? Works from the Smithsonian Photo Contest 2018

15-09-2022

Which of these photos will be the best? Works from the ...

Every year photographers from all over the world take part in the prestigious Smithsonian Magazine photo contest. Over 16 years, ...

20 incredibly beautiful artifacts of the past

14-09-2022

20 incredibly beautiful artifacts of the past

If you think that old things, it's something artisanal and ugly, something very wrong. As for beauty, elegance and other aspects of ...

The drawing made by Trump will be auctioned for $9,000. But he is far from Medvedev

13-09-2022

The drawing made by Trump will be auctioned for $9,000. But ...

Billionaire, philanthropist, president and the owner of the longest handshake in politics, Donald Trump, in 2005, during a charity ...