Kink as Art with Cleo Ouyang
Explore the sordid details of Art as Fetish and the Kink in Art History including the power dyanmic and relationships of artist and muse.
What you are going to learn
The power dyanmic and relationships of artist and muse.
Explore the sordid details of Art as Fetish and the Kink in Art History includng the power dyanmic and relationships of artist and muse.
Throughout this course you will discover:
- The eroticism of being drawn
- How we can pull from the artist/muse relationship
- Creating art to express, explore, and question the world around them
- Respond to the social, cultural, and political issues through works of art
Venus in Furs
"Wait a moment, she rose and dealt me a blow with the whip. The painter looked at her with stupefaction and a childlike surprise showed on his face mingled with disgust and admiration. While whipping me Wanda's face acquired more and more of the cruel contemptuous character, which so haunts and intoxicates me"
"There's also an intense devotion on her part, to not say anything, and in intense bondage, because she must remain in this position, and also an intense you know, sadism because she's freezing"
Out of Now: The Lifeworks of Tehching Hsieh
"And so here is this example of an artist in this intense dynamic with his artwork. There's bondage here, like really intense bondage. There's some kind of like, it's the equivalent of putting a gag in your mouth for a whole year."
Sophie Calle : Suite Vénitienne
Pursuing a stranger through Venice, A delightful game of cat and mouse, of predator and prey. An artist and her unsuspecting muse.