How Aspirational: Laura Callaghan’s Portraits of the Modern Woman
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How Aspirational: Laura Callaghan’s Portraits of the Modern Woman

“Cheat, Flay, Shove: How to Get Ahead and Live Your Best Life,” says the cover of a book held by a twenty-something year-old redhead woman drawn and painted by London-based illustrator Laura Callaghan. For millennial women, the portrait’s representation of wellness is a strange and familiar contradiction, like the pleasing aesthetics of an unemployed adult’s … Continue reading