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The Nakedness of Woman

The Nakedness of Woman — a celebration of timeless beauty… It’s a beautiful vision — the female figure. For as long as man has created he has immortalized the female

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Hollywood Video Murals

Hollywood Video

Sometimes it’s hard to believe that 20 years have passed since my five-year tenure as the Hollywood Video mural artist… During my time as Hollywood Video’s creative director and resident

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Implied Nude by A.D. Cook - Harley Diaz, model, Las Vegas

The Implied Nude

The implied nude. Demure and forever discrete, the implied nude is society’s answer to the tasteful nude or what I like to think of as the “hidden nipple dichotomy.” I

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Victoria Anisova with Apple - BW

Models and Muses

Beauty inspires me. I’m pretty sure I’ve posted on that a time or two. And I know I’ve declared as well that if I ever found anything more beautiful than

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Lotus by A.D. Cook


Presenting… LOTUS, my newest figurative artwork. I’m excited to share my latest creation with you. Art and life are all about birth, rebirth, and beauty. That’s why this drawing is

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Arizona Bike Week 2014

Bike Week 2014

Bigger! Better! Bolder! Once again, Arizona Bike Week rocked the southwest in the true spirit and style of riders and enthusiasts alike. This past couple of weeks BIKE WEEK celebrated

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Seth Grabel at Las Vegas Harley-Davidson, Las Vegas, NV

Where Magic Happens

Where Magic Happens. Today Las Vegas Harley-Davidson presented illusionist Seth Grabel in celebration of the HDNV150 Harley-Davidson Street Glide. Leave it to the crew at Las Vegas Harley-Davidson to create

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Whiskeyfest 2014

WhiskeyFest Las Vegas

For those of you who might be thinking I don’t know Jack, I’m here to tell you otherwise. In fact, after yesterday’s WhiskeyFest Tasting Experience at the Golden Nugget in

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Raphael Schnepf Illustration Design

Raphael Schnepf

I’m a huge fan of artist Raphael Schnepf. I have been since the day I met him a quarter-century ago. It sounds like a long time, I know, but it

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Shades of Gray

Shades of Gray

Shades of Gray… you want 50 to inspire passion? Forget about it. I got 256. Colorful ladies in a world of black and white. The Goddess-Collective (left to right: Jessica

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Social Media and CB Microphone

Social Media. The Prequel.

“Breaker Breaker One-Nine. You got a copy on me good buddy?” I’m sure I’m dating myself by even admitting first-hand knowledge of the Citizens Band radio era. But, like some

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Lamborghini - Exotic Is Exciting

Exotic is Exciting..

Exotic is exciting! Exotic is good. When I think “exotic”, a few things immediately come to mind. Exotic places, exotic women, and exotic cars… When it comes to exotic places

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Artist A.D. Cook with model Brandy Beavers 2013

The Master of the Muse

The Master of the Muse by Brandy Beavers. I once saw a documentary in which a group of credited scientists held a controlled experiment. The premise was simple. They recruited

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