Marwane Pallas is a self-taught French photographer whose work mostly consists of self-portraits. His Doctrine of Signatures series is based on, “an important aspect of folk medicine form the middle ages until the early modern period. Often associated with the work of herbalists and wise women, it drew upon the… Read More »Marwane Pallas – Doctrine of Signatures
Bogotá-based photographer Paola Rojas and illustrator David Pérez collaborated on this stunning project titled Visceral. In their combined forces we see the body-centric photography of Paola overlaid with the detailed anatomical drawings of David. Their pieces reflect the most ubiquitous color scheme in anatomical illustration for the arteries and veins. But here, the blue represents… Read More »We Travel the Body in Red and Blue
Fresh plant-based organs by Guatemalan-born artist Camila Carlow. Currently residing in Bristol, England, Camila is a multifaceted artist whose expertise ranges from painting to photography to organ themed plant arrangements. Camila says of her work, “The most fascinating and intricate of biological structures, yet we rarely pay heed to the… Read More »Eye Heart Spleen – Foraging for Organs
French art director and photographer Arno Roca created this anatomical model inspired piece in his series titled Human Waste. A statement about being fake on the outside/fake on the inside? Reminds me of the fabulous photography of Koen Hauser.
I always think that the most perfect human form is that of a dancer. Each muscle toned to perfection through the mastery of movement and control. That is why these photographs by New York based Nir Arieli moved me. He captures each dancer’s graceful and controlled movement, overlapping them to… Read More »Nir Arieli’s Tension With Dancing
Rick Genest, aka Zombie Boy, has become a muse to many including famous fashion director, Nicola Formichetti, British sculptor, Marc Quinn, Lady Gaga, and more recently photographer Joey L. for Rebel Ink Magazine. We’ve posted Zombie Boy multiple times here on Street Anatomy, but for those of you who don’t know, he has become… Read More »Zombie Boy Voluptas Mors
Beautiful photograph by Paris-based photographer and illustrator Yannis Angel. This could almost be an ad for the burden of back pain.
Beautiful work by Vancouver based graphic designer, Sophia Ahamed. The first image is from her series titled SKELETAL SYSTEMS that explores the emotional value of human and animal skulls. The second two illustrations are from a similar series titled Of Flesh and Bone—the third image is a self portrait of Sophia. Her… Read More »Sophia Ahamed Flesh and Bones
Anatomy and punk collide in this collection, titled ANATOPUNK, by Paris-based apparel designer, Diana Jap. I enjoy the way Diana incorporated the anatomy, especially in the patchwork leg muscles on top of the plaid pants in the last photo. I also love the bleached technique used to define the pectoral… Read More »Anatomic Fashion Friday: ANATOPUNK
Photographer: Nathan Pask Photo assistants: Andras Bartok, George Newton Wardrobe Stylist: Katie Antoniou Stylist assistant: Lucy Nicholls Make-up Artist: Emma Alexandra Watts Hair Stylist: Holly Rudge Models: Miss Cakehead, Emily Evans, Carla Valentine With thanks to Steph at SNAP Studios. The official photographs for Eat Your Heart Out 2012 have… Read More »The Hot Faces of Eat Your Heart Out 2012
Awesome creative director, Miss Cakehead, was contacted by Capcom to come up with a concept to launch the new Resident Evil 6 game in the UK. Her idea—a human butcher shop. Despite not being a fan of meat, Miss Cakehead pulled together an incredibly convincing pop-up human butcher shop located… Read More »Human Butchery Shop for New Resident Evil 6 Release Pops Up in London
Our lovely friend, Joanna Ebenstein from Morbid Anatomy is doing an amazing residency at Viktor Wynd Fine Art in London for the month of September. Color me jealous… “Ecstatic Raptures and Immaculate Corpses: Visions of Death Made Beautiful in Italy” is an exhibition of photographs by Joanna, which examines, the uncanny… Read More »Morbid Anatomy’s Exhibition of Photographs at Viktor Wynd Fine Art
Photography: Kaveh Kardan Collection: Skinned alive the anatomical structure, 2010 This beautiful collection by Jemma Marie McLean, called Skinned Alive the Anatomical Structure is inspired by Leonardo Da Vinci’s anatomical drawings. Jemma founded Purdy Corsetry after being disappointed by the quality and selection of what she found in New Zealand. She knew with… Read More »Jemma McLean: Skinned Alive
Gorgeous compositions and subject shot by French photographer Pauline Darley for Ever Magazine. The model is Clémentine Levy and her awesome skeletal make up was done by MademoiselleMu, hair and styling by Sophie Haise and Valériane Dousse & Clémentine Levy. View the entire beautiful series at Ever magazine! Images used with permission form Pauline Darley.… Read More »Pauline Darley – She has waited too long
The fact that the wounds on these men’s faces are made of candy and ice cream makes them oddly unsettling. Utrecth-based artist, Ashkan Honarvar’s Faces series seems to beautify what is inherently absent from fatal or horribly disfiguring wounds inflicted by soldiers during war. Ashkan says his work, “constitutes a search… Read More »Ashkan Honarvar’s War Faces