Posts tagged Portraits
Weightless by Anastasia Korosteleva

‘Weightless’ is a series of portraits of Maldivian girls floating on the surface of the Indian ocean. It explores the bright identities of a nation that is under the threat of disappearance. The Maldives are expected to be swallowed by water. If the sea-level rises with the same pace, the islands will be wiped off the map by the end of this century. 

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Gleam by Hanna Redling

I look into the mirror and it’s the same game every time.  How long can I go on without blinking? When I started it for the fifth time it’s been so much easier. I try to focus with all my power and I feel my eyes burning less and less. And I ask myself: Why am I doing this?

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A Question of Regularity by Lotta van Droom

This series is an project in which unusual materials have been used in order to create hairstyles and looks with a twist. We are surrounded by so many things with supposedly established purpose. In this series I want to challenge such regularities and present new usages for some of those materials. We are exposed to an abundance of banal objects on a daily base.

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Off-Season Santas by Mary Beth Koeth

Joe Corcoran, aka. Santa Joe, is a large and lovely Irish Catholic from the Bronx and also the New York City Bloomingdales Santa. Several years back, Santa Joe and his wife bought a condo in Oriole Gardens Retirement Community in Margate, FL. Eighty of the units in the community are filled with his family and friends from back in the Bronx. He said, "We all grew up with each other and want to grow old together."

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