October 25, 2011 Comments Off on Francis C. Fuerst
September 28, 2011 § 1 Comment
Opera nel a quale vie molti Mostri de tute le parti del mondo antichi et modern (Monsters from all parts of the ancient and modern world), Giovanni Battista de’Cavalieri, 1585.
August 28, 2011 Comments Off on Spirit Photography
These photographs of ‘spirits’ are taken from an album of photographs unearthed in a Lancashire second-hand and antiquarian bookshop by one of the curators of the National Media Museum in the UK. They were taken by a controversial medium called William Hope (1863-1933), ca. 1920.
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August 22, 2011 Comments Off on A Crowley Exhibition
Kenneth Anger – The Man We Want to Hang (2002)
August 8, 2011 Comments Off on Congo Dandies
Le Sapeurs of the Congo belong the Societé des Ambianceurs et des Personnes Elegantes – “one of the world’s most exclusive clubs. Members have their own code of honour, codes of professional conduct and strict notions of morality. It is a world within a world within a city.”