Sunday, March 29, 2009

John Waters at Gagosian Gallery



John Waters, Children Who Smoke (detail), 2009, Chromogenic color print
John Waters
Rear Projection
April 11 - May 23, 2009

23 comments:

clorivak said...

Is that little Miss Shirley Temple??

drollgirl said...

yes indeed!!! miss shirley temple!!!!

alissa said...

aww i love her! cutest thing. not quite as cute with a cigarette...

Char said...

gotta love Waters. hahahaha

K.Line said...

Oh, the subversiveness!

sexypoet said...

i love shirley temple.. what is with the cigarette? eek! wonder how her parents felt about that photo.

Diana said...

haha, i like it!

tanya said...

oh my, oh my :-) Shirley Temple gone bad!

Dooder City said...

I bet Shirley Temple smoked the hard stuff. Just kidding. I love John Waters.

The Seeker said...

I agree with alissa, she's so cute, but not uite with the cigarette.

xoxo

alissa said...

hey there - thanks for stopping by and rubbing it in that
a)you have nice weather with flowers growing
b)you dont have to share your booze

c) reminding me that today sucks! im in the office on a deadline that i totally pretended was nonexistent yesterday...

:) jk

alissa said...

ps i love the pictures of the cat on the deerhead - i grew up with a scary elk in my living room, wouldve been awesome if the cats would get up there. and maybe claw it up a little bit.

alissa said...

no worries im just jealous! sunday+office does equal blech!

now ill stop comment chatting haha

jennifer from pittsburgh said...

Leave it to Waters to come up with something like this!!!
Oh, how a faded soft focus image of a smoking toddler takes me back to my grandfather's earliest pictures. Sigh. He started puffing at 5.

ASSHOLE BOYFRIEND said...

Those are freakin amazing!!! I bet Elizabeth Taylor smoked un-filtered. LMAO

kaitlyn said...

omg. hahahaha. i'm not sure what the appropriate reaction is to this kind of photo. but i like it.

Magic Pants Jones said...

Fantastic! John Waters is so cool. Sometimes I wish I lived in a bigger city.

...love Maegan said...

I'm probably not supposed to for various reasons ...BUT I LOVE THAT! ...for various reasons.

Awesome Sara said...

is this real??? i think i dig shirly temple even more. throw some booze in that pic and i would totally hump ms temple!

rackkandruin said...

LOVE the Gagosian Gallery!! and John Waters!

Connie Hsiu said...

haha youre funny, loved the comment!

Girl Japan said...

I LOVE Shirley temple... I would kick back and watch all the old flicks with mum.. and I love the drink just the same = )

Girl Japan said...

P.s. do you know where I can get a large print of this?