Art Series / June, 2020

"Tulip" by Tanya Lepp

“You can and you can't — You shall and you shan't — You will and you won't — And you will be damned if you do — And you will be damned if you don't.”
― Lorenzo Dow

Art Series / May, 2020

"I put a spell on you" by Caroline Benzinger

“Sky and sea, keep harm from me. Earth and fire, bring… my desire.”

Art Series / May, 2020

"Earth Baby " by Mathilde Wedell-Wedellsborg

“The clearest way into the Universe is through a forest wilderness.”
― John Muir

Art Series / May, 2020

"Performance " by Anna Michell

“The only performance that makes it, that makes it all the way is the one that achieves madness.”
― Mick Jagger

FASHION / April, 2020

"Hagiography" by Kaśka Jankiewicz

"Holy New York Holy San Francisco Holy Peoria &
Seattle Holy Paris Holy Tangiers Holy Moscow
Holy Istanbul!
Holy time in eternity holy eternity in time holy the
clocks in space holy the fourth dimension holy
the fifth International holy the Angel in Moloch!
Holy the sea holy the desert holy the railroad holy the
locomotive holy the visions holy the hallucinations
holy the miracles holy the eyeball holy the abyss!
Holy forgiveness! mercy! charity! faith! Holy! Ours!
bodies! suffering! magnanimity!
Holy the supernatural extra brilliant intelligent kindness of the soul!"

 

Art Series/ April, 2020

"Code Red" by Benjamin Edward

A auto portrait series shot during the Milan Covid-19 Lockdown. An artistic recite about loneliness, self isolation and sanity.

FASHION / Mars 30, 2020

"Sublime Artistry" by Alexander Saladrigas

Alexander Saladrigas Captures Jess Cole In Sublime Artistry

FASHION / December, 2019

Julie Pelipas, Kristina Lisovenko and Vita Filonenko by Elizaveta Porodina
 

The slavic winter holidays beautifully lensed by Elizaveta Porodina

FASHION / August 30, 2019

"Avant Garden" - by Yvette Velasquez

 "...And nobody explained this land of the fairy tale, where separation was permanent and hearts were never mend."

A Venom exclusive fashion story, shot in Portland Oregon.

FASHION / May 19, 2019

"Warfare" - by David Fitt

"... the world was trying to change its old face and show its underbelly of earth and roots."

Russian model Alena captured by David Fitt and styled by Oana von Raven.

An exclusive fashion story for the VENOM magazine.

FASHION / April 23, 2019

"The Missus" - by Sara de Jesus Bento

"...her fine forehead sloped gently up to where her hair, bordering it like an armorial shield, burst into lovelocks and waves and curlicues of ash blonde and gold."

CULTURE / December 15 , 2018

Teddy Girls - are Teddy Girls Really Part of Subculture

 Teddy fashions were inspired by the Edwardian period during the early years of the 20th century, so loosefitting, velvet-collared jackets and narrow trousers, with 1950s variations, were hip.

ART / November 15 , 2018

“Heaven And Hell” – Paul Fryer

 ...depicting the fallen angel, entangled in a web, his body twisted, writhing in agony, suspended and unable to move. One has to look closer to observe that the web is made of telegraph wires, the posts from which they are secured, looming like crosses before Lucifer himself....

FINE ART / November 7 , 2018

"Femmes Damnées" - by Elisa Durier

« Qui donc devant l'amour ose parler d'enfer ? »

ART / September 30 , 2018

Tomohiro Inaba - Steel Wire Sculptures

Tomohiro Inaba is a young artist who finished his graduate studies in 2010.

He is attracted to iron as a material among other reasons because it begins to rust and decay upon contact with air, practically the moment it is created.

FASHION / May, 2020

Ulyana Sergeenko, one of the faces of Russia’s fashion revolution

Her couture collections are largely informed by her childhood in Kazakhstan during the Soviet era, her feminine silhouettes often reminiscent of the soviet fashion magazines of the 50s.

Art Series / May, 2020

"Non ti Scordar di Me" by Antonio Miucci

Non ti Scordar di Me, starring Federico, is a project
forged in Manfredonia, Apulia.
The trilogy is intended as an Odyssey that the Ego begins to define the Self, performing an
intimate, cyclical and spiritual ritual, exploring the themes of self-growth and youth.
This story is orchestrated as a path we make to unveil our Person, between borders and new
discoveries, family memories and desires, symbols and archetypes, challenging the limits of
the inexorable change.

FASHION / May, 2020

"The Multiple Stages Of Solitude" by Anna Ósk Erlingsdóttir

“There is a pleasure in the pathless woods,
There is a rapture on the lonely shore,
There is society, where none intrudes,
By the deep sea, and music in its roar:
I love not man the less, but Nature more”
― Lord Byron

Art Series / May, 2020

"Ba.U.Haus " by Lucy Leroy

“How did it get so late so soon?”
― Dr. Seuss

Art Series / April, 2020

"Les Couleurs De Théophile" by Romain Le Cam

“I find him in the curves of certain lines, in the loveliness and subtleties of certain colours.”
― Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray

FASHION / April, 2020

"Megapolis" by Alessandra Huynh

“She walks in beauty, like the night
Of cloudless climes and starry skies;
And all that's best of dark and bright
Meet in her aspect and her eyes...”
― Lord Byron

 

AD Campaign / Mars, 2020

Magda Butrym Fall 2020 Campaign Lensed by Sonia Szostak


Top model Birgit Kos is styled by Barbara Martelo in Polish brand Magda Butrym’s Fall 2020 campaign. Photographer Sonia Szostak is behind the lens, capturing the new collection from the six-year-old label, whose designer was a semi-finalist for the 2018 LVMH Prize.  

 

FASHION / November, 2019

"I Don’t Know Where I’m Going" -
by Iga Drobisz


 

Kristiāns Sīlis lensed by Iga Drobisz

FASHION / July 12, 2019

"Country Girl" - by Joyce Charat

  A Venom exclusive fashion story, shot in California.

BRANDS / April 29, 2019

Montana - The Reissue

Strong shoulders and power proportions – Claude Montana did it first and best. As one of the most radical designers of the 1980s, he shaped the defining silhouette of that era and influenced the style of an entire generation....

FASHION / March 03, 2019

"Dressed To The 90's" by Mario Sorrenti

Ruth Bell captured by Mario Sorrenti  .

FASHION / November 29 , 2018

"Fantaisie Impromptu" - by Yahui Wang

"absence - that common cure of love"

CULTURE / November 13 , 2018

David Burton - "Catching A Frozen Moment"

"I saw his Polaroid transparencies develop and was so intrigued by how he worked with daylight. I wanted to pick up the camera and learn the art myself."

FASHION / November 7 , 2018

"L'Histoire" - Captured by Alexandre Gaudin

Beautiful story, shot on 120 mm film

FOOD / September 20 , 2018

Why the Color Black Continues to Rule the Food World

Sensationally colored foods have a short shelf life in the Instagram news cycle. Unicorn lattes might last a few months, before fading from view. 

Black foods are an exception to the rule.

FASHION / May, 2020

"From the life of Vacantioners" by  Kate Rumyantseva

“I can't decide whether I'm a good girl wrapped up in a bad girl, or if I'm a bad girl wrapped up in a good girl. And that's how I know I'm a woman!”
― C. JoyBell C.

FASHION / May, 2020

"Venus" by Angela Garcia

“That's Venus, September thought. She was the goddess of love. It's nice that love comes on first thing in the evening, and goes out last in the morning. Love keeps the light on all night.”
― Catherynne M. Valente, The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There

Art Series / May, 2020

"Butterfly " by Summa Cilem

“When she transformed into a butterfly, the caterpillars spoke not of her beauty, but of her weirdness. They wanted her to change back into what she always had been. But she had wings.”
― Dean Jackson

FASHION / May, 2020

"Alter Ego" by Natasha Zeriker

A story of one's illusion when time and place are unknown that fits this period of quarantine and our personal journey between 4 walls. self fight till submission and acceptance.

Art Series / April, 2020

"I Need A Mask" by Takuya Moriwaki

“I have such a fear of finding another like myself, and such a desire to find one! I am so utterly lonely, but I also have such a fear that my isolation be broken through, and I no longer be the head and ruler of my universe.”
― Anaïs Nin, House of Incest

FINE ART / April, 2020

From "RussLand" series by Uldus Bakhtiozina
 

...Slavic culture is an immense and sometimes contradictory world of folklore, with a large number of linear and horizontal plots, characters, who are strange and paradoxical in their actions, with dual morality, which can be totally lost at some point.

Photographer and artist Uldus Bakhtiozina treat us with her unique vision of Russian fairy tales.

COMPOSITION / February 10, 2020

"Sunday's Fight at Ramkhamhaeng" by David Terrazas

Captured with Leica M6

FINE ART / October, 2019

"Cura" - by Simon Hjortek

With a big love for the bold and unexpected, Simon’s style often depicts mundane everyday life draped in the surreal. He’s not afraid to flirt with the nostalgic, giving a glimpse of a forgotten era from the past, and often there’s also more than first meets the eye.

FINE ART / July 07, 2019

"Sweet Poison" - by Ksenia Usacheva

  A Venom exclusive beauty editorial, shot in Paris.

FASHION / April 28, 2019

"Wild" - by Tom Lutz

“We cast a shadow on something wherever we stand, and it is no good moving from place to place to save things; because the shadow always follows. Choose a place where you won’t do harm - yes, choose a place where you won’t do very much harm, and stand in it for all you are worth, facing the sunshine.”

FASHION / February 11, 2019

"Mark Of A Star" - by Miguel Cepero

An exclusive fashion story shot on medium format film .

FASHION / November 19 , 2018

"A Girl In The City" - by Daniil Korotchenkov

"somewhere between living and dreaming"

FASHION / November 13 , 2018

"Late Night Adventures" - Aiyana A. Lewis photographed by Joyce Charat

"We'll keep runnin' wild in the night,
The city won't let it go on.
Now, home sweet home,
On into the, now into the night."

BRANDS / November 6 , 2018

J'avoue - Because we love discover new talents

Ready-to-wear made in Paris

BEAUTY / September 20 , 2018

Korea’s five best-selling sheet masks of 2018 and why you need them

Think we’ve reached peak sheet mask? Well, you haven’t seen Korean drugstores. In the birthplace of the sheet mask, competition is fierce. By the time you’re done Instagramming that adorable panda sheet mask, Korean brands have already replaced them with gloriously frothy bubble masks or ones made of 24k gold (seriously).

FASHION / May, 2020

"Silent Yellow" by Andrey Yakovlev

“For a moment, she thought she was crying too. But then she realised she was just humming.
Finally, she could hear the farm.
A snippet of a song played in her head. One of the songs she always heard blasting over the farm’s loudspeakers. A song about summer days under the sun. She could really hear it. She could feel the warm, sultry air on her skin, and she wasn’t cold anymore.
The air was always yellow at the farm.
Golden yellow.”
― Anni Taylor, Poison Orchids

FASHION / May, 2020

"What Am I Doing Here" by Kendra Storm Rae

“We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.”
― May Sarton

FASHION / May, 2020

"Yellow Sun" by Andrey Yakovlev

“It rains
And rains
And rains.
But there is a sky above the rain,
Nothing can rot the sky.
Earth has turned to mud. What of it?
The heart of the planet is made of fire, of ardent sun.
(from "A Rainy Day")”
― Visar Zhiti, The Condemned Apple: Selected Poetry

Art Series / April, 2020

"Lost Lines" by Alana Campbell

“A dessert to a deserter in the desert burst, "You trust your thirst. And you are too hot! You scream for ice cream. And believe it or not, I may not be your first. But I might be your lust! Give it a shot...”
― Ana Claudia Antunes, ONE HUNDRED ONE WORLD ACCOUNTS in ONE HUNDRED ONE WORD COUNT

FASHION / April, 2020

"Alone" by Liron Weissman

“Have you ever heard the wonderful silence just before the dawn? Or the quiet and calm just as a storm ends? Or perhaps you know the silence when you haven't the answer to a question you've been asked, or the hush of a country road at night, or the expectant pause of a room full of people when someone is just about to speak, or, most beautiful of all, the moment after the door closes and you're alone in the whole house? Each one is different, you know, and all very beautiful if you listen carefully.”
― Norton Juster, The Phantom Tollbooth


 

FASHION / Mars, 2020

Ilva Heitmann
By Elisabeth Toll


 

Ilva Hetmann featured in Ilva Heitmann

COMPOSITION / January, 2020

Ben Harthun by May Xiong

In the Byre Search for The Escape Going Home To  Dresden

FINE ART / September, 2019

"Cockaignesque" - by Helen Sobiralski

...the utopian dream of the faraway Land of Cockaigne, one which was dominated by depravation and toil.

FINE ART / June 09, 2019

"Monday Again" - by Arthur Pichon

  A Venom exclusive fashion story, shot in Paris.

FASHION / April 26, 2019

"Dolly Mary" - by David Djian

“We swallowed the chaos because we knew we didn't want to be ordinary.” 

FASHION / February 05, 2019

Fran Fine, A Forever Fashion Icon 

From leopard to sequins to polka dots to plaid, there was no style risk Fine didn’t take with the help of vintage pieces, items lent by designers, and off-the-rack purchases often made by Cooper at Neiman Marcus: Nicole Miller, Isaac Mizrahi, Moschino Cheap & Chic, Lanvin, Todd Oldham (who made an appearance as Fine’s Cousin Toddy on Season 3’s episode “Fashion Show” in 1996), and countless others. The outfits were always altered to be a little more “Fran”: a little shorter, a little more fitted, a little more flair...

FASHION / November 18 , 2018

"On A Place Where The Sun Always Shine" - by Stéphane Gagnard

"From audacious cuts to modern prints, follow Chams-Eden where the sun never goes out"

CULTURE / November 12 , 2018

Joyce Charat - It's about creating a vision ...

“The Camera sees more than a eye, so why not make use of it?” – Edward Weston

ART / November 6 , 2018

Ten Things You Might Not Know About Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat’s legacy is defined as much by the tragedy of doomed genius as it is by his work. The Haitian-American artist’s iconic paintings and drawings – his interpretation of black identity in America – formed a major part of New York City’s artistic explosion in the early 1980s

ALTER EGO

YELLOW SUN

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