Being a man with a camera is increasingly a loaded profession. We sat down with artist Richard Kern—no stranger to transgression—to discuss the difference between the male and female gaze, Petra Collins, art trolls, and much more. By Chloe Sariego. Illustration of Kern by Maggie Dunlap.
Sure, everyone knows about Georgia O’Keefe’s vagina flowers, but she’s not the only artist who depicted the power of the pussy. Here is a list of artists who have exhibited vaginas in all of their glory, from Judy Chicago to Rokudenashiko. By Kristen Cochrane.
Woman Crush: Anna Collins and the Period Power Project Are Bringing Menstrual Cups To A Town In ColombiaJune 18, 2016
Kristen Cochrane talks to Anna Collins about The Period Power Project, a collective of women working to bring menstrual cups to a town in Columbia. Main image of the Period Power girls, by Hayley Elsaesser.
Last summer, artist Petra Collins published an art book called Babe—a curated book of artwork by female artists of her choosing, with a forward written by Tavi Gevinson. The bright and beautiful book deals with femininity, sexuality, and teenage life, and you can see a more extensive sneak peek of it here. Below is my contribution to the book, which is my personal “Life To-Do List”. Feel free to steal some of my goals :) – Karley Sciortino
I wrote an essay for the current issue of Purple Magazine about Bimbo Feminism and femininity as parody. P.S. Bimbo Feminism is officially my favorite phrase. xo Karley
… and maybe just your life in general? Read my new Breathless column for Vogue to find out. This week, I weigh in along with the wonderful Petra Collins. Read HERE :)
The gurls: a multilayered selfie by Petra Collins I was recently part of a round-table discussion about modern feminism and pop culture for Wonderland mag. Talking with me were three amazing ladies: artists Petra Collins and Phoebe Collings-James, and sex writer Tea Hacic-Vlahovic (aka “Sugar Tits”). You can read our conversation below. Tea wrote the intro :) Phoebe, Karley and I met for the first time in Milan several years ago, when we were less blonde, more fat and Petra was still…
Radio Hoes Petra Collins and I recently went on Know-Wave radio for a second time, to answer more of your #important sex and relationship questions. We also had a deep chat about Miley Cyrus with our call-in guest, Tavi from Style Rookie. Girl-talk heaven over here! You can listen to our hour-long radio show HERE :)
Petra: hot Petra Collins and I recently went on Know-Wave radio, and spent an hour answering sex and relationship questions (somewhat haphazardly), and playing some of our favorite songs. You can listen to our radio show HERE :) P.S. The show features a song by my little brother’s new band, The Colorines. Check them out HERE. Us at Know Wave :)
I went in-conversation with Petra Collins for the Girls Rule issue of Dazed. You can now read the full article below. If you’ve ever been on the internet, you’re probably familiar with the artist Petra Collins. I’ve also written about her on this blog many times, and she and I have since made a couple of short films together, both of which (quite serendipitously) are about murderous girl gangs. We also both made T-shirts with vaginas on them, except hers was bleeding. For…