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The New Lascivious Harvest of Senju Shunga Paintings

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Our beloved Swedish artist Senju Shunga (1968) has not been idle in the last months. The painter explored new creative and spiritual paths during his incessant journey through ancient Japanese culture and mythology. Only the first and the last painting include references to European sources such as Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Millais’ masterpiece Ophelia and Art Nouveau. Lesbian […]

The Psychedelic Erotic GIFs by PHAZED Will Leave You Amazed

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Jean Francois Painchaud, aka PHAZED, is a Canadian animator, hailed and maligned for his psychedelic erotic GIFs. Indirectly, he owes his fame to Facebook who banned a lot of his erotic material in 2015.  This ban caused a flood of followers to his other social media accounts. Jekyll and Hyde In his early years as […]

The Inimitable Mysteries of the Elusive Pixel Painter Uno Moralez

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The 52 year old artist Uno Moralez (real name Stas Orlov) grew up behind the Iron Curtain in the Soviet Union (Russia). It is probably his surreal childhood that he spent in an environment of indoctrination, his drawing talent and chosen contemporary medium (digital pixels) that make his art so unusual and compelling. Only Key […]

Gerald Feliciano Presents an Enchanting Mix of Art Nouveau and Shibari

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The shunga artist Jeff Faerber introduced me to the erotic work of his friend and tattoo artist Gerald Feliciano that made a big impression on me. Up to now he made four paintings that offer a wonderful fusion between the Japanese bondage art called shibari and the Art Nouveau style by in particular Alphonse Mucha*. […]

The Elusive Erotic Drawings of Instagram Sensation Petites Luxures

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A buttocks turned red, unfolding bras, a girl with a guy, girls with girls, guys with guys, threesomes, foursomes, pushy hands, a floating arm grabbing between the legs of a female, or a myriad of hands intertwined and entangled across bodies, no intimacy is concealed. Small Lusts The fluid black-and-white ink drawings with an occasional […]

95 Seductive Watercolor Paintings of the Daring Valeria Ko

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Like many current young artists, the Moskou-based artist Valeria Ko uses Instagram as her sole platform. Art is like therapy to her, when she draws she feels happy and that is what her paintings radiate. In her work, Valeria explores the many forms of feminine intimacy. For this she uses a sultry color palette in which […]

The Harsh Sensuality of the Amazing Pop Surrealist Van Arno

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I am a big fan of Lowbrow art (better known to our younger readers as Pop Surrealism) and our site is dedicated to art of an explicitly sensual nature. And it is these two elements that are strongly represented in the artist whose work we’ll examine extensively today. At least at first sight, but more […]

Michael Hutter: The Nightmarish Sensuality of a Contemporary Bosch

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In film the color red is used to denote passion, danger or power. It is the color of extremes, a warning, used to contrast with its surroundings, and to draw the viewer’s attention. Red is also the eye-catching color the German painter Michael Hutter (1963) uses in the hellish visions on his detailed canvases. The Triumph of […]

Neo Shunga Artist Zoe Lacchei: Italian by Birth, Japanese in Spirit

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Tattoo art and shunga are fairly closely intertwined. The search term ‘tattoo shunga‘ in Google Images offers an extensive amount of entertaining examples of this. Upon closer examination, we can see that many contemporary tattoo artists have embraced the aesthetics of ukiyo-e and shunga. A striking example of this, is the highly-skilled Italian Pop-surrealist painter and […]

Pigo Lin’s Erotic Fascination for Baywatch, Sharks and Lifeguards

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Somewhere at the tumultuous sea, a male wearing a terrifying shark mask lustfully grabs the erogenous zones of a female drowning person, while she hits the waves wildly. At first sight, this painting (Fig.1) appears to be a sensual mix of the horror film Jaws and the t.v. show Baywatch. In Pigo Lin’s remarks below […]

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