What is the “thing” with naked bodies in nature?

Guest blogger and photographer Jannica Honey has joined Feminine Moments where she will be sharing a series of her writings. Her first blog post explores the question, what is the “thing” with naked bodies in nature?

Grab ’em by the Pussy

Essay and images by Jannica Honey. “Inside my Edinburgh flat, it was hot. Glasgow based artist Elizabeth and I was busy gazing at each other over zoom. …”

Betty Parsons: Heated Sky

Video (7:58): Highlights from the 2020 exhibition Betty Parsons: “Heated Sky” at Alexander Gray Associates, a contemporary art gallery in New York City, and additional works. Illustration: Brick in the Sky (1969) by Betty Parsons.

Artist Book by Birthe Havmøller

Birthe Havmøller: Jeg går i cirkler omkring mit hjem/ I walk in circles around my home. Self-published artist book by Birthe Havmøller (2020-21).

LAURA AGUILAR: Show and Tell

LAURA AGUILAR: Show and Tell, FEB 06 – MAY 09, 2021 – Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art, 26 Wooster St, New York, NY 10013, USA.

‘Marlow Moss’ by Art Quick Look

Video (9:15): ‘Art Quick Look’ writes, ‘Marlow Moss was a gender queer, Jewish, female artist who charged the course of European modernism’ and then he discusses a couple of Marlow Moss’ works.

TokyoSession 1 : live with A.K. Burns

Video (28:16) – “For this first TokyoSession, Daria de Beauvais, co-curator of the exhibition “Antibodies” at the Palais de Tokyo, invites the artist A.K. Burns to discuss one of the strong themes of the exhibition: the uprising.” – Palais de Tokyo. The exhibition runs through January 3, 2021.

Annie Leibovitz Photoshoot

Video (10:05): a behind-the-scenes look at Annie Leibovitz’s photoshoot (in 2017) of the cast of the 2018 Broadway production of Angels in America.

Victoria Munro: Queering Memory and the Alice Austen House (2019)

Video (18:54): Victoria Munro, excecutive director of Alice Austen House (on Staten Island, New York) talks about her job of queering the memory of lesbian photographer Alice Austen and the redecoration and transformation of Alice Austen House to a National LGBT Historic Site.

Joan Snyder in converstation with Jenni Sorkin (2016)

Video (53:30): queer feminist painter Joan Snyder in conversation with Jenni Sorkin, art historian, professor, and co-curator of the Hauser Wirth & Schimmel, Los Angeles. Los Angeles. Video by Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, 2016.

Joan Snyder at The New York Studio School (2013)

Video (43:38) this lecture with queer feminist painter Joan Snyder was recorded in 2013, presented as a part of the Spring 2013 Evening Lecture Series at the New York Studio School and published on Youtube May 2020.

Common Ground: Curatorial Activism

Video (2:14:40) Common Ground #3, queer artist Patricia Cronin and host Maura Reilly in conversation with curators Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, Nur Sobers-Khan, and Jasmine Wahi on Curatorial Activism.

Artist Talk: Ingrid Pollard

Video (5915): Artist talk by Ingrid Pollard about her creative practice as visual artist, photographer and activist. Ingrid Pollard uses portraiture and landscape to interrogate themes of nationhood, ownership, history and identity.