Ernest Shaw for Open Walls Baltimore. Malcolm X, Nina Simone, James Baldwin.
"I just wonder how many people fall by the wayside because they can’t push their point home, and therefore don’t quite get what they want. Nobody respects you later for having been a nice guy and given up. You gotta get it - you have to get it now, because you’re gonna wear what you got, basically."
Ridley Scott, 2003 commentary for Alien

Eraserhead - David Lynch - 1977
Woman Bitten by a Snake 
Auguste Clésinger
Musée d’Orsay

Jesùs Leguizamo aka Jesùs Leguizamo Villamizar (b. 1975, Pamplona, Spain, resides Bogotà, Colombia) - Alter Ego, 2014      Paintings: Oil on Canvas

(by x-ray delta one)

Edward Georgi

Zoila Augusta Emperatriz Chávarri del Castillo aka Yma Sumac (1922-2008)…cantante

Otto Dix, “Self-Portrait as Mars” 1915

Catwoman by jeffsimpsonkh on deviantART
"The truth is always an abyss. One must — as in a swimming pool — dare to dive from the quivering springboard of trivial everyday experience and sink into the depths, in order to later rise again — laughing and fighting for breath — to the now doubly illuminated surface of things."
Franz Kafka (via darksilenceinsuburbia)
A Woman Under the Influence (John Cassavetes, 1974)