Kink.com Hires Van Darkholme For Gay Site
SAN FRANCISCO - San Francisco erotica studio Kink.com
announced that it will be entering the gay market, hiring established director, star and rope bondage expert Van Darkholme
The resulting site, the name of which has not been announced, will go live in 2008.
"I'm really honored to become a member of the Kink family," said Darkholme
"I've been told that I bring a unique creative vision to my work; I plan to build on this at Kink's
premier production facilities in a city that is arguably the fetish capital of the world.
I've been doing bondage for many years, but I see this as a new beginning.
My kinky juices are definitely flowing."
Kink.com founder and CEO Peter Acworth said: "We're excited to be able to put the resources of the Armory at the disposal of Van Darkholme, who has been producing top-notch bondage entertainment for years.
In addition to being a performer for the likes of Titan Media and Can-Am Studios and delivering a much talked-about live bondage show, since 2001 Darkholme has operated Muscle Bound Productions, releasing about a dozen films featuring muscular studs in bondage.
is known as a devoted practitioner of Shibari, an elaborate and artful form of rope bondage that originated in Japan.
is also widely known as an erotic fine art photographer.
says the new site will feature explicit sex combined with bondage, spanking, flogging, and more.
Darkholme promises that another of his
favorite fetishes, muscle worship, will be well represented.
is known as the leading online studio in BDSM and fetish erotica, with sites in the straight and girl-girl fetish categories, including Hogtied.com, WhippedAss.com, WiredPussy.com, MenInPain.com, SexAndSubmission.com, and TheTrainingOfO.com
More information about Kink.com
can be found at www.Kink.com
(http://www.Kink.com); more information about Darkholme
is available at www.VanDarkholme.com