World Premiere: Miles Aldridge (after Cattelan) at Reflex Gallery

World Premiere: Miles Aldridge (after Cattelan) at Reflex Gallery

Reflex Gallery has presented the latest series ‘(after Cattelan)‘ by British Photographer Miles Aldridge at the photography-fair Unseen Amsterdam: a world premiere. For the ‘(after Cattelan)‘ project, Miles Aldridge was invited by the Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan to photograph in his exhibition ‘Not Afraid of Loveat the Musee de la Monnaie in Paris, which will run through and to respond to his art. This special collaboration resulted in a series of six pictures, in which Aldridge’s models are having a dialogue with the most famous sculptures by Maurizio Cattelan .

If you haven’t been to the Unseen Amsterdam fair you probably will have a chance to see and/or buy this work if you visit the Reflex Gallery

(images credits: reflex gallery / mimi berlin/ artsy.net)

Anthropomorphic Taxidermy Squirrels Playing Cards

Anthropomorphic Taxidermy Squirrels Playing Cards

(images via the-saleroom.com / taxidermy4cash.com)
There are thousends of images like these to be found on the net….remarkable!
Have a nice Day!
xoxo Mimi

Below: Dr Pat Morris talks about the quirky world of Walter Potter’s taxidermy, including insights into his collection, as inspired by his new book with Joanna Ebenstein: Walter Potter’s Curious World of Taxidermy.

Enter Victorian taxidermist Walter Potter’s fantasy world of taxidermy at www.walterpottertaxidermy.com

 

 

Nature Under and In Glass

Nature Under and In Glass

Nature, captured in previous centuries.

Mrs. Ubogy’s terrarium, from Time-Life’s “Foliage House Plants” book, 1972, by James Crockett of the famed WGBH Boston show, “Crockett’s Victory Garden.” (via wabisabiatelie) –Antique Taxidermy; Hummingbirds (via foter)

In the Living Room

Things you can do in the living room. You can put on some bunny ears and pose with the taxidermy, or you can also do a handstand, why not?tumblr_mp9gfeXwKZ1rojphdo1_500
“KODIAK AND POLAR BEAR. Taken by W. M. Hollinger and son, Franklin, at Point Barrow, Alaska (via bad post cards)
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image by Ana Kras in synonym via Post-patternism