1. Philippe Vignal Paintings


    (Source: asylum-art)

  2. vaingloriousbitches:

Nyasha Matonhodze wearing Alexander McQueen photographed by Sølve Sundsbø for Vogue Japan, November 2011

    vaingloriousbitches:

    Nyasha Matonhodze wearing Alexander McQueen photographed by Sølve Sundsbø for Vogue Japan, November 2011

  3. sixpenceee:

Displayed in the Saint-Étienne church in France is the figure of René de Chalon, Prince of Orange. The prince died at the young age of 25 during the siege of Saint-Dizier in 1544. 
Rather then memorialize him in the standard hero form, his wife requested (or René himself requested, or possibly both) that he be shown as “not a standard figure but a life-size skeleton with strips of dried skin flapping over a hollow carcass, whose right hand clutches at the empty rib cage while the left hand holds high his heart in a grand gesture.” (Source)

    sixpenceee:

    Displayed in the Saint-Étienne church in France is the figure of René de Chalon, Prince of Orange. The prince died at the young age of 25 during the siege of Saint-Dizier in 1544.

    Rather then memorialize him in the standard hero form, his wife requested (or René himself requested, or possibly both) that he be shown as “not a standard figure but a life-size skeleton with strips of dried skin flapping over a hollow carcass, whose right hand clutches at the empty rib cage while the left hand holds high his heart in a grand gesture.” (Source)

  4. untrustyou:

Ian Richardson

    untrustyou:

    Ian Richardson

  5. writewild:

Just start! Worry about the rest later.

    writewild:

    Just start! Worry about the rest later.

  6. lohrien:

    Handmade Journals and  Sketchbooks 

    by Marni Walker dA tumblr

  7. But it was such a warm place. I mean, fine, we’re all cynics here, go ahead and click over to your next open tab or whatever, but you could feel it: this fragile human warmth surrounded by almost unmanageable sadness.

    — Brian Phillips

    (Source: grantland.com)

  8. lizdances:

#TheSouthwarkCollection London: before I die….

    lizdances:

    #TheSouthwarkCollection London: before I die….