After his grandfather died, Lee John Phillips: decided to illustrate everything (every nail, plastic bag, tool; everything!) that was left in his tool shed. We, at Mimi Berlin can relate to this kind of mourning….Also, the result is beautiful.
We have to mention that Lee John Phillips does his drawings by hand; forgetting that’s not usual in the digital age.
Londoners read of the death of HM King George VI at Sandringham House, Norfolk, on 6th February 1952.
People reading about the death of Eva Peron, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 1952. Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt.
People reading about the death of John F. Kennedy. New Haven, Connecticut , 1963. Photo by
Aug. 9, 1974, the day after President Nixon resigned
Reading the News
Back in the previous century the News was spread through newspapers. Images of people actually reading the news are so sparse nowadays we thought we’d share some of them with you today. Thera are lot of images to be found , we chose the ones with headlines on the death of important people. It’s hard to find such an image on Richard Nixon on the internet. But we did trace a lot of headlines of Nixon resigning as president, guess that is the same as dying, in the press. Continue reading →
Dsquared2 Summer 2008 campaign by Steven Meisel; car crash testng…. and then some.
Photo’s by Melanie Pullen created her “High Fashion Crime Scenes” series based off of actual vintage crime-scene photographs mined from the files of the Los Angeles Police Department and the County Corner’s Office.
photo by Steven Meisel (vogue Italia sept. 2005) I’m sure there are more pictures to be found, if you have favotites please share….thanks.