Male Gaze

Art

Cindy Sherman Puts 30 Years of Photography on Display in New York

'Once Upon a Time,' the three-decade survey of the photographer's work, is her first New York show since her seminal MoMA retrospective in 2012.
Kara Weisenstein
4.26.17
Weed Week

Searching for the Origin of the Internet's Most Overused Weed Photo

Where the hell does “Roll It, Lick It, Smoke It” actually come from?
Peter Slattery
4.20.17
Art

Ephemeral Illustrations Depict Quintessential ‘It Girls’

She’s got that 'je ne sais quoi' thing—and a whole lot of attitude.
Diana Shi
9.18.16
News

The Problematic Gender Politics Between Masc and Fem Gays

A sociologist embeds within Louisiana bar culture to uncover whether bears treat twinks differently than men treat women in general.
Swede White
7.27.16
Art

20 Female Artists' Perspectives on the Nude

'In the Raw: The Female Gaze on the Nude' is a group show of female artists working with the subject of the female nude.
Alyssa Buffenstein
4.27.16
Art

A Painter Challenges the Traditional Privilege of the White Male Gaze

Jennifer Packer’s Breathing Room creates space between the subject and the viewer.
Antwaun Sargent
1.11.16
Art

'Second Skin' Sculptures #FreeTheNipple in an Artful Way

The story of how one brave Willem de Kooning student was able to get around Instagram's censorship.
Boris Bischoff
11.11.15
Art

[NSFW] Artist Shatters Pirelli's Ideals of Beauty With Her Own Nude Calendar

A self-portraiture artist made her own feminist version of the famous Pirelli Calendar.
Boris Bischoff
11.6.15
Art

[NSFW] The Nude Succubi Photos of Alva Bernadine

These surreal nudes will make you feel... weird.
Ysabelle Cheung
10.22.15
Fashion

Ogle This 3D-Printed Outfit At Your Own Risk

Behnaz Farahi's 'Caress of the Gaze' knows exactly where your eyes are.
Beckett Mufson
9.26.15