Lee John Phillips: In Memory of his Grandfather

Lee John Phillips: In Memory of his Grandfather

Lee John Phillips: In Memory of his Grandfather

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.

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We have to mention that Lee John Phillips does his drawings by hand; forgetting that’s not usual in the digital age.

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Reading the News on Paper

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

Stylized death in fashion

Stylized death in fashion

Pretty but questionable…
nicola kuperus
From the movie ‘decampment’ photo by Nicola Kuperus
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©Guy Bourdin, Roland Pierre, 1983 (via)
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Dsquared2 Summer 2008 campaign by Steven Meisel; car crash testng…. and then some.
Melanie-Pullen
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.

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steven meisel
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.