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How is this painting ‘pornographic’ and ‘disgusting’?

You might think that in an art world that encompasses the Chapman brothers’ phallus-nosed children and Jeff Koons’ lascivious studies of La Cicciolina (sample title: “Dirty Jeff On Top”), you would have to sweat blood to produce a work so offensively sexual it would be ejected from a top London gallery. This, however, was the […]

Rian Hughes’ Burlesque Comic Book

It’s possible that Rian Hughes has become best known to American comics readers for his numerous logo and typeface designs for clients like Valiant, Archaia, DC Comics (Tangent, Batman And Robin), Vertigo (The Invisibles) and Marvel (Captain Britain, Invincible Iron Man), but the Device founder is a celebrated illustrator in his own right. Not too […]

The sexiest parts of our bodies revealed: feet are a turn-off for BOTH sexes

    The feet have been revealed to be the least appealing part of the anatomy by neuroscientists studying the links between sex and the brain. A study conducted jointly by Bangor University and the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg found that feet were the lowest ranked of all 41 body parts in terms of […]

The rise and rise of slow sex

  London – What does contemporary womanhood require to nourish, sustain and detoxify it? “Orgasmic living,” says Nicole Daedone, the author of a popular book, Slow Sex: The Art and Craft of the Female Orgasm, and a website, turnedonwoman.com, which is sweeping the US”. Slow sex”, as taught at Daedone’s OneTaste retreats in San Francisco […]

Erotic Night Visions Inspired Lady Gaga’s New Song ‘Sex Dreams’

Lady Gaga has revealed that her new song ‘Sex Dreams’, from her upcoming ARTPOP album was inspired her own erotic dreams. The 27-year-old superstar unveiled the full song at her iTunes Festival concert in London on Sunday night. The ‘Applause’ singer told her 40M Twitter followers, @ladygaga: “”#SexDreams is me talking to two different lovers. […]

Fifty Shades of Red-Faced: Firefighters see rise in handcuff call-outs thanks to erotica

London Fire Brigade said in the past three years it had turned out to 79 such incidents – and nine instances of men with rings stuck on their penises – and urged people “always keep the keys handy”. The Brigade said that in the past its crews have been called to a man whose penis […]

Fashion Fetish

This film was directed by Marie Schuller, SHOWstudio‘s head of fashion films, for the Fashion Fetish series. Titled “Oyster”, the film explores an exhibitionist fantasy in the London metro and conveys a very dark and mysterious atmosphere. Like a ghost, model Anita De Bauch imagines herself getting naked and dancing in front of the other passengers, something I think we’ve […]

Photographer defends Nigella Lawson pictures

The photographer who took pictures of Nigella Lawson being assaulted by her husband says the attack lasted for “27 minutes of madness” but he didn’t intervene because he feared being arrested himself. Snapper Jean-Paul says the incident outside a London restaurant shouldn’t be brushed under the carpet and the celebrity chef Lawson was “properly abused” […]