Brooklyn, New York-based artist John Currin painted "Bea Arthur Naked" in 1991, causing controversy and cries of misogyny from critics.
"It's historically significant — it's radical to sexualize someone people think of as asexual," Christie's spokesman Koji Inoue told the New York Post. "The painting has a visual toughness to it — but it's also fun."
The piece went under the hammer at Christie's auction house in New York City Wednesday night, fetching a whopping $1,915,000....
The Star Trek beauty poses in just a pair of jeans for one of the shots in American publication Allure and covers her breasts with a strategically-placed arm.
In the accompanying interview, Saldana opens up about her plans for a family, and reveals she would be happy to settle down with a female.
She says, "(I might) end up with a woman raising my children. That's how androgynous I am."
Saldana split from fiance Keith Britton in 2011 after 11 years and was said to have ended her on/off relationship with Bradley Cooper j...
The Star Trek Into Darkness star openly discussed her sexuality in the accompanying interview, revealing that she'd be open to settling down with another woman.
The actress, who spent 11 years with entrepreneur Keith Britton before splitting in 2011 and ended her relationship with actor Bradley Cooper last December, may be dismissing men altogether.
"Been there, done that, got the T-shirt," she says abo...
The singer wears a super sheer blouse without a bra in the black and white shot, which leaves little to the imagination. Her hair just barely covers her breasts.
Rowland gave fans the sneek peek of the image on her website.
She wrote: "It's my pleasure to unveil the album cover of new album Talk A Good Game. Coming to a speaker near you on June 18th! Are you ready?!"
In January, Destiny's Child released the compilation album "Love Songs", which spanned their career and featured the...
The singer has given fans a sneak peak of the cover art by posting a shot on her website, writing, "It's my pleasure to unveil the album cover of new album Talk A Good Game. Coming to a speaker near you on June 18th! Are you ready?!"
In the titillating shot, Rowland wears a sheer black top with no bra. Her long hair covers her breasts.
She tweeted: "Police are at Amanda Bynes' house. I hope they get her help. Enough of this circus. She needs help." McCarthy then added, "It came from a publicist but if no one can back it up it could be wrong."
In response to the speculation, Bynes attacked McCarthy on Twitter on late Thursday morning, writing: "@JennyMcCarthy you're ugly! Police weren't at my house old lady! Shut the f--- up!"
She followed this by: "@jennymccarthy I ...
Bieber posted the black-and-white image on Instagram on Friday.
The image reveals a shirtless Bieber working on his laptop as Gomez hugs him from behind with a mischevious face. The caption reads: "'You've been makin music for too long babe come cuddle' - her."
Earlier this month the couple sparked reconciliation rumors after flew jetted to Oslo, Norway, to visit Bieber while he’s on tour. They split late la...
Photographer, Magazine Publisher Investigated Over Topless Photos Of Duchess Of Cambridge Kate Middleton
French photographer Valerie Suau and Ernesto Mauri, the publisher of Closer, are being investigated for their parts in the scandal and face charges of breach of privacy and criminal use of the images.
According to UsWeekly.com, Closer's editor, Laurence Pieau told Agence France-Press last fall that she had no regrets over publishing the pictures in the magazine.
"These photos are not ...
"It was freezing. It was not really that fun. I was in Malibu (California), in the wintertime, with nothing on. I was sick with bronchitis. Like, on antibiotics," she tells People.com.
Ashley, who wears only a leather jacket and bikini bottom in one shot and a skimpy tank top revealing lots of side-boob in another, says despite her illness...
The model recently turned 21 (March 26)and celebrated her over the weekend at the Marquee Dayclub at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas.
Nina also recently did a sizzling photo shoot for Esquire México, appearing topless in several shots and leaving little to the imagination.
Nina tells the magazine that her weakness is "a good cut of meat and a super cold beer," leading us to believe she might be the perfect woman.