The Provocative Art of Mirta Kokalj

By: Luisa Amanda Gomes - Published:   Updated: Jul 19 2011 • References: behance.net & whitezine
Photographer Mirta Kokalj certainly pushes the envelope in this collection of photos entitled 'Saints.' This provocative collection depicts the model in sensual and some inappropriate positions styled as a saint.

Whether this series is a statement against objectifying sacred images or the creative juices combining two ideologies that usually don't mix, the entire collection is shocking yet artfully captured. If you're thirsty for more scandalous saintography, check out the links provided.

Implications - Consumers still respond positively to sexual and religious imagery as they're both subjects still strongly considered taboo in modern society. Corporations looking to attract the attention of consumers may consider utilizing imagery featuring these two subjects in unconventional ways as it will shock consumers out of their apathy into listening to a corporation's message.

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