Maxim Hot 100 (2012)/ and People's Sexiest Man Alive (2012) explore themes of beauty, identity, and celebrity culture. Maxim Hot 100 (2012) is a portrait consisting of several physical features from the last 5 previous winners of Maxim Magazine's Hot 100 contest. Likewise, People's Sexiest Man Alive (2012) is also a composite portrait with blended facial features of the last 5 winners of People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive title. What is left is a frankensteinian “super beauty” that gives insight  concerning what two well known media groups find attractive in men and women in America. 

Maxim Hot 100 (2012)/ and People's Sexiest Man Alive (2012)

2012