A few months ago, I attended a conversation at the Annenberg Space for Photography on Herb Ritts. Next April, the Getty Museum will present a major exhibition on Ritts, a photographer known for his iconic images of celebrities and models… More»
GAME OF THRONES: SEASON 5, EPISODE 3
Winter is coming. All men must die. And Game of Thrones is back! Stay tuned each week as we unpack Sunday’s episodes through masterpieces.
Riddles in the dark by a well between man and girl: sweep and serve, let poverty overcome fortune, and become nobody. A bloodless wedding was quickly consummated by king and queen (exhausting half-stag, half-lion romp on a golden rose).
Pious youth mocked naked, sinful flesh, while a queen embraced a new religious order that serves the poor. Elsewhere, feelings of betrayal and revenge were put aside to forge a new alliance. Lessons learned: do not be impertinent lest you be beheaded, and do not pee off a bridge lest you be taken prisoner.