Attempts to fly

Posted by Bel. The time is 12.50pm here in Wellington NZ

Conan Thai's photography project explores the Icarus myth and humankind's eternal battle with gravity in a thought provoking urban context.

[via Fubiz]

This series reminds me of some of my arty favourites: Sam Taylor Wood's Bram Stoker's Chair, delving in Victorian female sexuality; and Denis Darzacq's La Chute, World Press Photo award-winning images.

Sam Taylor Wood

Denis Darzacq