• Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures

    In his book Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures and Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs Paul Koudounaris tells the tale of the skeletons of martyred saints that were discovered in the catacombs under Rome in the late 16th century. The skeletons were covered with… [ read more ]

  • Pinup Wit and Wisdom

    This gallery contains some fantastic words of wisdom from famous beauties such as Elizabeth Taylor and Mae West as well as some other truisms applicable to pinups.

  • The Art of Megan Lara

    The amazingly talented artist Megan Lara sits down with to discuss her art, her love of pop culture and her tattoo work done by another creative mind, Jessie Hopeless of Exile Tattoo in Kansas City. When not commissioned what compels you… [ read more ]

  • Duane Bryers Pinups

    Artist Duane Bryers created the character of Hilda — the ginger-headed, plus size pinup seen in this gallery — as a reaction against the stereotypical thin pinup models of the 1950′s. Hilda became immediately popular and was a fixture on… [ read more ]

  • Tattooed Dolls by Marina Bychkova

    Artist Marina Bychkova likes to create dolls with incredibly life-like eyes and adorn them with tattoos. Naturally, we love her work and have gathered some of our favorites together in this gallery for your enjoyment. To see more of Bychkova’s… [ read more ]

  • Don Lewis Pinup Art

    Don Lewis took inspiration from the famous (or infamous) Playboy Bunnies when creating his pinup art. Here’s a gallery of some of our favorite paintings by the iconic artist.

  • Irina Davis Pinup Photography

    In her photography artist Irina Davis is trying to create a genre of Russian pinup art that never existed. When pinup art exploded in the United States in the years after World War II it was considered to be vulgar… [ read more ]