While many in her husband's inner circle expressed concern that Kanye West was once again out of control, Kim Kardashian West shared her bolder photo as part of her new fragrance campaign.
Kardashian West, 37, spent most of Tuesday posting a series of suggestive nude images to elicit his last scent, KKW Body, despite the drama surrounding his rapper partner.
The spree of sharing on social networks culminated with her publishing a totally nude photo of herself. In the photograph behind the scenes, the mother of three was covered in gray plaster, but that was not enough to cover her lower region or her nipples, so she was forced to blur her private parts.
"We took a mold of my body and turned it into a perfume bottle", Keeping up with the star of Kardashians with the revealing image.
The naked image covered in plaster was part of the fragrance project that is the brainchild of the controversial artist Vanessa Beecroft.
Beecroft – who has been criticized for his ideas about race – was previously on the rapper's regular roster as his creative collaborator. 19659010] The performance artist, who consulted at Yeezy de West fashion shows and her May 2014 wedding with Kardashian, once said in an interview with [The Cut] (19459005) that she felt entitled to identify herself as an African-American by your work with West.  "Vanessa Beecroft is a European white woman, and then there's Vanessa Beecroft as Kanye, an African-American man," he said in 2016.
"I even did a DNA test thinking maybe I'm black? I was a little disappointed, and I do not want to believe it, I want to do it again, because when I work with Africans or African-Americans, I feel like I'm an autobiographer, if I do not call myself white, maybe I'm not. "
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However, Beecroft was fired by beauty mogul KKW after an association of eight Beecroft said during the same interview.
His dismissal came after West tweeted that he had a $ 53 million debt in February 2016. It was later that same year that West was hospitalized for exhaustion after months of unusual behavior on the part of the rapper.
As Kardashian West published the nude he created as part of his work with Beecroft on Tuesday, it emerged that many in West's inner circle fear history will repeat itself with the mental health of the rapper.
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According to several sources, West has cut off contact with several people, including his managers, lawyers and closest friends, and also had multiple discussions with his mother-in-law, Kris Jenner.
"She has had huge explosions with Kris, she sees how erratic she is acting and is more concerned about her daughter's brand, she is also trying to be a good mother-in-law, so she also has explosive problems with her. the world is very, very worried, "said a source close to the situation on Tuesday.
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Meanwhile, another source said that Kanye's behavior is "very difficult to deal with" and that " It is everywhere, "and added:" If you can not be part of his creative genius, he will cut. " you lose. That's what it says. "
A separate source close to the situation echoed similar sentiments.
" Everyone is super, super worried, "the source said." He just looks at you with a vacuum. "It's as if he were He can not talk and he just looks at you. "The way he says things with such affirmation, he really believes that he is God and a genius and that he can do everything on his own."
However, another source close to the rapper argues that while the West may be "eccentric and erratic," not everyone sees his latest actions as a cause for concern. The source says: "A lot of this is just Kanye, he's always been like that, he waves the boat."