Miles Aldridge : Fake Housewives



There is a significant difference between something that is glamourous, and something that is glamourized. The women in Slim Aarons’ photographs were rich and beautiful, they were the epitome of glamour. Miles Aldridge captures something rather different, he mocks the traditional image of the woman in the domestic environment, particularly the perfect housewife of the 50s and 60s.

February Édito



Here’s February’s Édito, a sort-of editor’s letter to keep you updated with this blog. Although January exams are over, the new semester at uni has started and it’s proving to be rather busy. Hopefully I’ll be able to fit in a few blog posts, though I need to prioritise my uni work. I’ll be continuing look at the work of photographers who explore similar themes and ideas as Slim Aarons.