Laurie Anderson is a popular performance artist married to Lou Reed. This is a snippet from a backdrop to one of her shows.
David Romero is a gay commerical artist from Southern California. This painting is from a series of portraits made at the moments of orgasm.
Mariano Vivanco, photographer. He's the guy behind those dirty french rugby calendars.
This is a play off of the cover art of my favorite book, Martin Bauman; Or A Sure Thing.
Egon Schiele was a Austrian painter thought to be the sucessor to Klimt. This is from a self portrait.
EYES OF A CHILD
This is adapted from a painting by one of my favorite contemporary artists, Steve Walker.
From a NSFW photoseries by Mark Henderson, cropped conveniently.
Jake Gyllenhaal is the hottest man alive and he will soon be my boyfriend and we will have sex all of the time. These are pictures from Interview magazine. I don't know the name of the photographer.
CAT AND CANARY
This is a still from The Cat and the Canary, a silent horror film from 1922. It's a bit more violent and desperate than I'd like, but I still think it's a cool screencap.
From a photograph taken by Sam Bassett.
I've posted this picture before, but not as a bannerhead. I don't recall which of the Aldridge team took this picture.
Gotta love 'degenerate' art.
I modified this photo of James Marsden from GQ magazine; Peggy Sirota photographer.
A parody/homage to David Sedaris' Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim.
Beat Bolliger in collaboration with Nathaniel Goldberg for TIWIMUTA Magazine (This Is What It Made Us Think About).
This is a picture of screen legend Marlon Brando in his prime. I'm not exactly sure of the context or the photographer.
Jay Eff, photographer.
This is a modified still from "Psycho."
Stephen Kroeger photographed for Free Mag fashion editorial. I'm not sure of the photographer.
Alex LaCorte photographing Parker Hurley, found via queerty.
I don't remember where this picture came from, though I labelled it "Man's Touch"
Ethan James, photography.
Exterface are two 24-year-old French artists, Julien and Stéphane, who take sensual photographs, usually of the male form.
Elias Tahan is a young professional photographer in LA.
Charles Devoe photographed by Rick Day for Level magazine.
Guilherme Sanchez, model, shot by Didio.
The hot nerd was photographed by Kristopher Kelly.
Adorkable darling of the indie-music scene, Sufjan Stevens.
A cropped photo from an Alex Prinze spread from DNA Magazine, shot by Dean Stockings.
From Acid in the Ice Cream, a series by Zach Johnsen.
This banner is taken from a piece of art by seekyle draw entitled "sonnet." You can purchase the original, if you are so interested, or check out some of his other stuff.
I asked Secret Simon to design a masthead or two for me, and these are what he came up with. Aren't they wonderful?
Elizabeth Peyton is a popular British artist known for drawing fey pop stars. I sort of looked like this portrait when I started the blog, but after I got a haircut and lost my large blue sunglasses, it doesn't fit quite so well. I can't find another painting that is as good a likeness, and I don't want to show a picture of myself, so you're stuck.