• Visibility and Expression

    3 days ago - By Aesthetica

    The work of Thandiwe Muriu achieves something that sounds like a contradiction - it's a kind of conspicuous blending in. Dressed in brightly-coloured patterned fabric sourced in Nairobi, which is repeated or echoed in the shot's backdrops, the models' bodies are camouflaged within the frame but, with their intricate, traditional-inspired hairstyles, bold poses and sometimes surreal eyewear fashioned from everyday objects, they're also hard to miss. Muriu, whose work featured on the cover of Aesthetica 's August/September issue, is among the winners of this year's edition of Female In...
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