Stone Nudes Arouse Interest In Rock Climbing

I’m absolutely convinced that one can make absolutely anything into an “extreme sports craze” and someone will buy into it. This time, we take an ordinary outdoor activity that’s already somewhat dangerous to begin with, like rock climbing, remove the safety equipment — hell, remove all the clothing while we’re at it — and we have “Stone Nudes”, the brainchild of a California rock climber.

naked rock climber

According to the UK’s DAILY MAIL (NSFW due to photos), climber and photographer Dean Fidelman has been taking photos of the climbers, and is now selling them in a 2009 calendar on his website (again, NSFW).

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Lots Of Naked People To Pose In Austrian Stadium

Wanted: Men and women to show up in a soccer stadium and just stand there. No experience, garbs necessary. Apply within, if you knowhatimean.

Ernst Happel Stadium, site of nude art installation

American-born conceptual artist Spencer Tunick is well known for his art installations involving a crowd of naked people, and his next piece de resistance will be at Vienna, Austria’s Ernst-Happel-Stadium, site of the Euro 2008 tournament final. And boy, does he ever need people to take it off. (Warning: NSFWish picture in the top-left corner) Read more…