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. Hamilton subjects very rarely look directly at the camera. They often appear preoccupied with some inner reality even when in the company of other young women.
Older, wiser, grumpier
The Muse, The young age of the girls and the erotic nature of the photos led to discussions about his art being art or pornography. I feel as if I am flipping through their diary, invading their secret thoughts. What was her personality like, what music did she listen to, how did she dress? Tags: s , David Hamilton , Dreamy , erotic , eroticism , girls , photo , Photography. If you want to see some pictures in Hamiltons style from an artist still living look out for Max Stolzenberg.
bring back some good or bad memories
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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 October , French presenter Flavie Flament accused him of raping her in , when she was 13 years old. In November , French magazine L'Obs published anonymous accounts from three other former models claiming to have been raped by Hamilton.