Miley Cyrus is a bit of a Disney princess herself, so of course it would make sense that she would be ‘drawn’ to a series of illustrations by Michele Moricci depicting Disney princesses reimagined as Miley Cyrus. The 20-year-old singer and former Hannah Montana star tweeted a photo earlier today that included all nine Miley-fied illustrations done by Moricci for Cosmopolitan, including Belle, the Little Mermaid, Jasmine, Mulan, Pocahontas, Cinderella, Tiana, Snow White (seen above) and Sleeping Beauty. Keep reading to see the photo and read what Miley wrote, plus take a trip down memory lane as we revamp our old drawing of Kim Kardashian as Th Little Mermaid!
Current Category: Art
For those art historians wondering what the long lost Aphrodite of Knidos by ancient Greek sculptor Praxiteles may have looked like, art appreciator Rihanna has offered up her best guess in the form of a photo posted to instagram earlier today in which this modern day Venus Pudica (“modest Venus”) transforms Mount Olympus into Mounting Polempus as the 25-year-old singer does some bikini-clad inverted twerking on a poolside pole in Greece. Keep reading for the Miley Aphrodite snap and numerous others featuring Rihanna smoking hot and smoking flowers in front of a picturesque Greek backdrop.
After weeks of teasing Lady Gaga finally unveiled the cover to her new album ARTPOP today in a live event featuring numerous Clear Channel Outdoor billboards around the world, including the most famous electronic billboard in the world located in Times Square. The unveiling started at 1pm EST as a partial image was shown. Then, as more and more people posted tweets with the hashtag #iHeartARTPOP, the rest of the image was revealed. Keep reading to see the full thing and let us know what you think! (Other than it being better than the Born This Way cover.)
As we first learned back in early August, former Teen Mom star Farrah Abraham is following in the high-heeled footsteps of Courtney Stodden by posing for the cover of Girls and Corpses magazine. The Winter 2013 issue of the quarterly periodical features Farrah in a red and white checkered Iowa farm girl bikini recreating the iconic “American Gothic” painting by artist Grant Wood — with the pitchfork she is holding piercing the head of a corpse of course. Keep reading for the full Farrah Abrahamerican Gothic image and find out what else is in the issue. (Of copse you’re dying to know, right?)
The now-indisputable modern day Queen of Pop Katy Perry continues her teasing and fun marketing campaign for the new single “Roar” off her upcoming album Prism by following her boxing-themed performance of the song from under the Brooklyn Bridge during the MTV Video Music Awards with a brief preview video and a retro Tarzantastic poster featuring the no-need-to-exaggeratingly voluptuous Katy swinging through a jungle on a vine wearing a leopard-print top and a skirt made of jungle foliage. Keep reading to see the full poster and watch the preview clip and get yourself pumped for September 5!
“Throwback Thursday” has become quite the phenomenon among celebrities, and few have as much fun with it as Jersey Shore‘s Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi, who seemingly has an unending supply of wonderfully adorable and sometimes downright hilarious photos from her younger days — from childhood all the way up until her time on MTV. This week’s throwback gem is her high school prom photo from her junior year featuring lil Snooki rocking a sleeveless blue dress that was “so from JC Penny!” Keep reading for the promtastic shot as well as a few more of my favorite Snooki throwback pics that includes her high school art portfolio and a childhood shot of lil Snooki “getting wild in the kiddie pool!”
Perhaps as an answer to his brother-in-law Kanye West’s Yeezus album, Scott Disick posted a photo on instagram earlier today of Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting of “The Last Supper” with the heads of Jesus and His disciples replaced by members (and one former member) of the Kardashian family. Scott’s visage replaces that of Jesus Christ’s and the picture was reportedly accompanied by the words, “Bow down.” Keep reading for a “Who’s Who” guide to the photo, including an interesting choice for Judas Iscariot!
I love me some Golden Girls and I also enjoy some fine art from time to time, but I don’t have the love like the person who dropped almost $2 million for a semi-nude painting of Bea Arthur. Find out about the controversial history of the work and why art circles now hail the piece and the artist who created it.
Pop culture Daniel Edwards has released his latest scultpure, entitled “Special K and Little Grape (Baby Kimye and the Royal Heir),” and it depicts the world’s two most anticipated babies (whether you like it or not, you know it’s true:) the fetuses of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, and Prince William and Kate Middleton.
When Taylor Smith’s mother suddenly passed away in February 2011, a simple note left behind took on a whole new meaning…