Latest Tweets

Last day at @artriofair https://t.co/tIa3T9DwqX
3 days ago

Last day at @expochicago https://t.co/krDIOpcn5O
3 days ago

At @artriofair presenting limited edition works by #DamienHirst. Booth D10 https://t.co/SDMPzPOh0c
4 days ago

Join us booth 843 at @expochicago this weekend! #DamienHirst https://t.co/NOGos3U6vO
5 days ago

Other Criteria is at @expochicago booth 848 until Sunday 17th September #Damien Hirst #EduardoSarabiahttps://t.co/Oyl50Kve26
6 days ago

Sneak pic from our both D10 at @artriofair #DamienHirst https://t.co/wJlQQVtGbi
1 weeks ago

Ending soon! SUMMER SALE: Up to 40% on t-shirts, beach towels & more - until Monday 4th September, 12pm GMT… https://t.co/jw2ACHhxO0
3 weeks ago

Danny Moynihan talks about his book Private Collection

June 25, 2015 by Mary

Danny-Moynihan-book-Private-Collection-Other-Criteria

Private Collection’ is a unique, eye-opening publication of over 250 pornographic photographs from Danny Moynihan’s personal collection, featuring images made by some of the earliest erotic photographers, dating back to the mid 1800s and the invention of photography itself. Ranging from the artistic to the bawdy to the explicit, ‘Private Collection’ is equally a historical document of 19th century sexual appetites, as it is a slice of titillating coffee-table erotica.

Danny-Moynihan-book-Private-Collection-Other-Criteria

Included in this volume is a rousing essay by Cressida Connolly, which examines the parallel development of pornography and photography, as well as a historical overview of sleaze and sexual practice in 19th century Europe. Since the birth of photography, people have sought out pornographic images – after all, “looking at photographs of people with no clothes on is always exciting”. And, with ‘Private Collection’, never has it been so intriguing.

Danny Moynihan will talk about his book Private Collection Thursday 25th June from 7pm at The Society Club.

12 Ingestre Place, Soho, W1F0JF London

RSVP george@thesocietyclub.com

Danny-Moynihan-book-Private-Collection-Other-Criteria