HOT STEAMY COLORS! CLASHING PATTERNS! BIG RUGS! HARD MATTRESSES! OBSCENE INTERIORS by Justin Jorgensen, forward by Todd Oldham, Released for 2006
July 14, 2006 (PRLEAP.COM) Entertainment NewsLos Angeles, CA – Baby Tattoo Books has reintroduced Obscene Interiors by Justin Jorgensen. A first of its kind collection of male personal ad photos featuring shockingly explicit amateur decorating action!
A critique whose time has come! Lamps, plants, curtains, and couches mix it up in a graphic display of aesthetic perversion! Obscene Interiors is a collection of real male personal ad photos accompanied by critiques of the naive interior decorating exposed therein. (No need to shield your timid eyes, the often-nude figures have been laboriously obscured.).
To put this insightful photo collection in perspective, renowned designer Todd Oldham has written a foreword that gives proper pop-culture context to the outrageous photos and captions.
Title: Obscene Interiors
Author: Justin Jorgenson
Product Dimensions: 9.0 x 6.1 x 0.5 inches
Publisher: Baby Tattoo Books
Pages: 64 pages
Release: May 2004 and 2006
Availability: Available now wherever books are sold
To receive a final copy of the book or to discuss an excerpt, article or interview possibilities, contact Tracie Tucker at 310.857.6970 or email@example.com
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING:
“This hilarious collection of photos from Internet personal ads puts the average Joe’s interior decorating under close scrutiny… with Jorgensen commenting on each crime against good taste.”
“Interiors – with its mix of humor and voyeurism – could turn out to be the gag gift of the year.”
“Obscene Interiors is not only a cruelly brilliant idea, but it’s executed with great cunning and even some warmth.”
ABOUT JUSTIN JORGENSON
Justin Jorgensen was born on a cold gray day in Fargo, North Dakota. He is an artist who designs theme park attractions, music videos, and interiors. In 1999 he created JustinSpace.com, where his “Obscene Interiors” project began. Justin thrives in Los Angeles. Visit www.justinspace.com for more info.
ABOUT TODD OLDHAM
Todd Oldham is one of the most beloved and mediagenic designers working today. Originally a couture fashion designer with several stores in New York, and a commentator on MTV’s House of Style, Todd’s career has evolved to include all areas of design, from film and photography to furniture and graphic art. Todd appears frequently as a consultant on NBC’s Today, as well as on MTV’s enormously popular Crib Crashers, for which Todd redesigns teenagers’ homes in the likeness of their favorite stars’ abode. Oldham designs his own line of dorm room furnishings for Target in addition to a line of furniture for La-Z-Boy, and he is currently developing a television series based on Handmade Modern. Most recently, he has become a contributing editor to ReadyMade magazine. He lives in New York City.
ABOUT BABY TATTOO
Baby Tattoo publishes books for adults and books for kids, works by traditional illustrators and by digital artists, painterly projects and photographic collections, competitively priced trade books and high-end limited editions. Baby Tattoo cultivates and produces high-quality books with noteworthy contemporary artists’ including Gris Grimly, Seonna Hong, C.J. Metzger, Christy Kane, Jeffery Scott , retro modern master Ragnar, and web provocateur Justin Jorgeson. For more information about Baby Tattoo, you may visit w w w . B a b y T a t t o o . c o m .
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