Experience a super hairy encounter at the only hair museum in the world

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in Cool Travel on Friday 3 October 2014

Leila Cohoon is a former hair stylist who just can’t get enough of hair. So passionate about hair is Leila that she began collecting hair art way back in 1949. She buys and restores them – wreaths, jewelry, and portraits with real hair glued on.

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Imaginative pop culture icons drawn by Fabian Ciraolo

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Illustration on Friday 26 July 2013

I love everything about Fab Ciraolo’s artwork: the hues, warped placement, and his imagination. In particular, I dig the way he magically portrays characters and pop icons (Ms. Monroe, The Exorcist, Dorothy, Mother Teresa, Edward Scissor Hands and Aaliyah, to name a few). It’s seductive, you can’t ignore it.

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Limited-edition screen printed art by Anthony Cozzi

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Art on Tuesday 30 April 2013

This groovy take on everyone’s favorite pop art icon is only around for a few days at 1xrun. Screen print artist Anthony Cozzi takes Marilyn Monroe right back to the bare-bones basics. So what happens when you strip away her glamour and make-up? You get her skeleton. Literally. Cool, limited edition prints show up on the […]

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Portrait photos of Marilyn Monroe from 1950

Casper Johansson Reader Find

By Casper Johansson in New Photography on Friday 27 April 2012

Our friends at Retronaut published these devastatingly beautiful portrait shots of the late, great Marilyn Monroe, which were taken by Edward Clarke in 1950, when she was around 24 years old. The photos are courtesy of the wonderful Life.com archive.

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