Based on an idea by artist Jeremy Deller, twenty-one artists from all walks of life participated in Iggy Pop Life Class to study and sketch the naked form of the star, who adopted a variety of poses. His body has witnessed much and should be documented. The sketches created during the class were then exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum, and will be on display as part of the From Life exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts from 11 December Not merely content with his music career, his 19 Grammy awards and sales of over 50 million records worldwide, jazz singer Tony Bennett is also a successful painter.
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Pablo Picasso — had complicated relationships with many of the women in his life—he either revered them or abused them, and typically carried on romantic relationships with several women at the same time. He was married twice and had multiple mistresses and it can be argued that his sexuality fueled his art. Casagemos committed suicide in February and Picasso took up with Germaine in May of that same year.
Andrew Lear born December 21, is an American author, Classicist , historian of gender and sexuality , and public historian. His academic research focuses on concepts of gender and sexuality in ancient Greek poetry and art. He won the Harvard Certificate for Excellence in Teaching four times. His teaching reflects a wide range of interests in the Humanities. His short stories, poems, and translations have appeared in such journals as Persephone , the Southern Humanities Review , and Literary Imagination.