Sarah Louise Davey’s Macabre Sculptures

A delicate mixture of the grotesque and whimsical, Sarah Louise Davey’s clay sculptures challenge our ideas of beauty. Her nymph-like beasts are crafted to be grisly and ugly but also lovely in a visceral way. Davey says, “I question my own experience of these through the various personalities that emerge with each hybrid portrait.”

Portraits Of People Half Submerged In Water

Underwater photography adds a layer of mysticism as bodies are transformed and water becomes yet another presence and an overwhelmingly major factor in how the final product turns out. With this in mind, Vienna-based photography studio Staudinger + Franke created a new photo series titled “Barrier” featuring portraits of women and men half submerged in water.