costumes

Photos

Parker Day Photographs Wonderfully Weird Pairs

Her new series 'Twin Stars,' proves there's safety in being weird when you're connected to others.
Elizabeth Renstrom
1.16.19
Halloween

We Asked Mediums to Ask Dead People What the Scariest Halloween Costume Is

Between a blond woman from former Yugoslavia named Karen, a World War I veteran with great posture, and Jimi Hendrix, the dead had a lot to say.
Drew Schwartz
10.30.18
Photo

Photos of Superheroes Acting Just Like Us

For a third year, the photographer Michael Marcelle captures Comic Con fandom in all its mundane glory.
Elizabeth Renstrom
10.8.18
Halloween

Trump Costumes Are Everywhere Because Politics Is a Popular TV Show

This Halloween won't provide escape from toxic DC drama—just the opposite, in fact.
Arielle Dollinger
10.31.17
Photos

Doggone Cute Photos of New York's Canine Costume Contest

These pups have better costumes than you.
Tayler Smith
10.23.17
Photos

The Most Extreme Costumes We Saw at Comic Con

Photographer Michael Marcelle documents the Most Wonderful Time of the Year.
Michael Marcelle
10.9.17
Photography

Lavish Photos of Nude Men in Mansions Are a Voyeur's Delight

Photographer Mehyrl Levisse's surreal nude portraits are an absurdist peep show of French decadence.
DJ Pangburn
6.8.17
hyperrealism

These Hyper Realistic Masks Are Absolutely Freaking Us Out

Landon Meier's 'Hyperflesh' masks turn him into Trump, Putin, Walter White, and now a creepy child-man.
Beckett Mufson
5.17.17
50 states of art

GWAR's Slave Pit and the Richmond Art Scene From Whence It Came | #50StatesofArt

Here's how a former NEA staffer praised the bloodiest aliens to conquerer Planet Earth's metal scene as model citizens of "the creative city."
Beckett Mufson
4.7.17
Art

Fantasy-Inspired Portraits of Strong Women in Seattle Woodlands

Enter Kindra Nikole's wild imagination in her dreamy photographs.
Beckett Mufson
12.29.16
Photo

These Dogs Have Better Halloween Costumes Than You

GIFRIENDS captured some of the chaos at both Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade and the PUPkin Dog Costume Contest in Fort Greene.
Marisa Gertz and Alex Thebez
10.31.16
Stuff

Halloween Is Fine

Like most reasonable people, I do not love Halloween, but I'm not such a spoilsport as to hate it, either.
Hanson O'Haver
10.31.16
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