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Alberto Vargas – Smooth & Classical Pin Ups

Alberto Vargas (1896 – 1982) was a Peruvian painter of pin-up girls, and one of the premier painters of pin ups working during the 1940-60s. Vargas notably painted for Esquire and Playboy. 163 more words

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Bushwick Photographer Turns 'Corners' in Discussion on Gentrification

Lately, Alberto Vargas, 22, has been looking up more.

It’s not because he already knows where he’s going (he doesn’t) or because it helps him from tripping over his feet (it does). 514 more words


Olive Thomas: Such a Folly

Sometimes the is a perception that the old Hollywood was clean cut, whiter-than-white, well behaved. This is a falsehood. In the very early days of Hollywood (Pre-Hayes code) was debauched and decadent in a way that would make the current batch of stars blush. 446 more words