Q&A: Pretty Porkchops
PostMarch 2, 2017July 16, 2017

Q&A: Pretty Porkchops

Lily Le, a.k.a. Pretty Pork Chops, is an artist and student of life. She is a collector of tattoos and piercings, loves to learn about outer space, and harbours a deep aversion towards oppressive behaviours that are pervasive in cultural norms. After all, that is a core symptom of being an artist – to challenge and question the world as we’ve come to...

Fleurs du Mal
PostOctober 19, 2016January 15, 2017

Fleurs du Mal

Sensual. Macabre. Liberating. Translated as ‘Flowers of Evil’ the poetry of Charles Baudelaire deals with themes of decadence, desire, and sexuality. In 1850’s France, his work caused outrage and saw both the author and his publisher prosecuted by the Imperial regime. We argue that the familiar tropes of the decadent vampire in modern storytelling is largely taken from...