Posts tagged "pablo picasso"

Lady Gaga Dressed Up As A Picasso Painting

Back in October, Lady Gaga’s outfit choices seemed to be high fashion versions of DIY Halloween costumes (like Poe’s “The Raven,” Sexy Salvador Dali and a piece of shredded wheat). This month, Lady Gaga’s wardrobe is paying tribute to the masters of painting. Today, Lady Gaga paraded around London as Picasso’s “Girl Before A Mirror” come to life. And…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 6, 2013

Nudity And Sex In Art Still Cause A Stir

Even though artists have been paying homage to the human form since the beginning, nudity and sex in art still cause a major commotion. Two works of art — one newish and one really old — are getting a lot of attention lately and making some people a little uncomfortable.

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Catherine Strawn / April 14, 2010

It’s Never Too Late To Spawn

It’s a rare man with super sperm that can impregnate a woman when the two of them are in their seventies. The late conservative Senator Strom Thurmond, fathered a child at 74, comedian Charlie Chaplin helped his wife conceive at 73, and abstract artist Picasso made a baby at 68. And all this was before…

Simcha / July 7, 2008