jueves, 1 de septiembre de 2011
In addition, they say something about how differently French and American people (if you’ll allow me to generalize) think about sex, who should do it, and what it’s for. These condom ads are aimed at both men and women and they are receiving the same message. The copy on the ads say: “Explore. Just Protect Yourself.” In mainstream American culture, is exploring your sexuality a highly valued thing? Is sexual pleasure a highly valued thing? Or are we taught to believe that sexuality is more fraught with danger than self-actualization or pleasure?
Justine Lai’s Join or Die painting series consists of self portraits of herself having sex with each president of the United States. Provocative and very NSFW, the paintings are a blunt comment on race, ethnicity, and sexuality in America
Canadian, Lisa Murphy came up with the idea of porn magazines for the blind people after she realised that there were no publications with images available to blind adults.
The magazine named Tactile Minds contains text as well as 17 pictures in relief, depicting 16 naked women and one man. However, this is not a totally new idea as Playboy was published in braille (but with no images) between 1970 and 1985. It is predicted that the magazine which will retail for $230 will be a big seller among the blind