Where are the fat children? I think he has a fetish for the same type of adolescent girl, it's boring. They are perfect!
Often these boundaries are harmless and prompt little more than a debate regarding the meta of the relevant discipline. Occasionally, however, the debate is darker in nature as the boundary being pushed is one of moral significance. The photographer and director David Hamilton was somewhat of a permanent resident of such debate and his suspected suicide recently has brought a number of questions to fruition.
Controversial British fashion photographer David Hamilton, 83, was found dead in his Parisian home Friday, emergency services sources said, just weeks after being accused of rape by several former child models. Hamiltonknown for his widely published nude images of underage girls, was found in a state of cardiac arrest an informed source said, adding there was medication near his body. He was declared dead an hour later.
Declared by many as illegal, David Hamilton's photography books often depicted 13 to 14 year old girls naked. Photographer, David Hamilton has been found dead in his Paris apartment. David Hamilton's photography books depicted 13 to 14 year old girls often naked or semi-naked. His work was described as artistic nudes by some, but also perverse and pornographic by others.
David Hamilton 15 April — 25 November was a British photographer and film director best known for his photography of young women and girls, mostly in the nude. It was not created that way. In OctoberFrench presenter Flavie Flament accused him of raping her inwhen she was 13 years old.
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This blog is a comparison of the work of two artists, one a photographer, the other a painter. The aim of the comparison is to shed light on the nature of their work by using each as a frame of reference for the other. His book The Age of Consent was banned in Australia until The first and most obvious commonality is their celebration of the naked female body.
David Hamilton is a committed believer in the good life. When he travels, as he does often, it is to other places offering the same pleasures in profusion — Venice, Hawaii, the shores of the Pacific, the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. In his most recent book, David Hamilton: Twenty Five Years Of An ArtistHamilton relates a key incident from childhood, during a bicycle ride through a park with friends.
The girl in the photograph is the archetypal kid sister. The photograph is alluring, arresting, fine art in the eyes of many. From Darwin to Mapplethorpe, from Elvis to 2 Live Crew, the frontiers of free speech are forever being explored and forever being fought over. But both books focus almost exclusively on naked girls, poised on the precipice of puberty.