A scene from Rock N’ Roll High School inspired some internet digging for pics of 1970′s custom van culture.
CouchSurfing.com is apparently “the go-to hookup app for a certain class of young world travelers”
No Man’s Land, a book by Mishka Henner, features Google Street View images of known prostitute hangouts in Southern Europe (which are mostly rural backroads). There are two volumes so far, available here and here.
Keiichi Tanaami (1975)
From Anna Biller’s 2007 film VIVA
A young, high class escort in NYC talks about her profession.
We’re looking forward to the first issue of TALC magazine, which just reached its Kickstarter goal. TALC is a new design magazine that celebrates visual culture through compelling imagery, adult content and smart editorial. The first issue includes conversations with Barbara Nitke, the photographer who documented porn sets in the 1980s, furniture from designers Sottsass and Mendini, sexy illustrations from renowned art director and illustrator Mat Maitland, plus five decades of Rolex, the mystique of car parks and an essay discussing the re-use and re-definition of the word porn in the context of visual culture.
That’s the theme of this French tumblr featuring audio recordings of sexual noises from neighbors.
Illustration by Liam Peters
“A Porn Star, a Tortured Beauty Queen, a Dead Millionaire, and a Half-Smoked Joint”
ATLANTA DREAM$ by Tyrone Lebon
“The young man is lucky that he only got poked with a cane and hit with a stray pellet from the shotgun.”
A Two-Minute History of Perversion