Paintings of naked women, usually by clothed men, are suddenly sitting very uncomfortably on gallery walls. Male artists wonder whether they can work with the female form, while the world questions what their intentions were in the first place. By Michael Slenske. And the question of the moment has become: Is it still an artistically justifiable pursuit for a man to paint a naked woman? To answer this question, I reached out to a number of prominent male artists known for doing just that as well as for painting nude men. Presumably, they worried about unintentionally saying the wrong thing that would then echo endlessly across social media, damaging their reputations. For emerging artists, there is the fear of a possibly career-derailing gestalt fail.
Clothed male, naked female CMNF , or clothed male, nude female , is female nudity in which one or more women are nude while one or more men are clothed. Entertainment columnist Earl Wilson details several experiences involving one-sided female nudity in his book Show Business Laid Bare. Depending on local laws, female nudity of some level is to be found at nude body painting events such as Fantasy Fest , sex shows , strip clubs , and in adult-only public events like Folsom Street Fair , Nudes-A-Poppin' , etc. In classical antiquity , the portrayal of nude male form in art including the exposure of genitals was considered to be more acceptable than that of the naked female form. By the renaissance, this view had reversed.
Part III: Dueling Gazes
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