"Masquerade" tag
Featured | Jean-Claude Moschetti | Volta Noire

Jean-Claude Moschetti | The Vibrant Otherworldly Masqueraders of Burkina Faso

Costumes and mask have come to be emblematic of popular culture and mass consumption. It’s true in the West, and certainly so in North America. Panic typically strikes when a friend hosts the…

Jean-Claude Moschetti | Magic on Earth

Jean-Claude Moschetti | Magic on Earth

Deep within the embrace of the forest there exists a mysterious presence. The natural world offers an abundance of knowledge that surpasses what can be seen, glimmering just beneath the surface. The familiar…

Adornate.two

Adornate.two

Natural order chaos to balance draws me into your madness Vince Wilson, 2012 Adornate, is a series created by K.L.V. in collaboration with Another Africa. The images take inspiration from the traditions of…

Adornate

Adornate.one

From The Guise Of Many From the guise of many, we fall into the guise of one creating within it our own mystery. Within the guise of many, we still try to hide…

Diptych Part IV | Masquerade Pantomimicry

Diptych Part IV | Masquerade Pantomimicry

‘Masquerade Pantomimicry‘, inspired by West African masqueraders.   A collaboration project with K.L.V. On view, the ingenuity of African masqueraders, gleaning mother nature’s closet to create visually arresting disguises.  Juxtaposed with contemporary art and…

Diptych Part III | Masquerade Pantomimicry

Diptych Part III | Masquerade Pantomimicry

‘Masquerade Pantomimicry‘, inspired by West African masqueraders.   A collaboration project with K.L.V. On view, the ingenuity of African masqueraders, gleaning mother nature’s closet to create visually arresting disguises.  Juxtaposed with contemporary art and…

Diptych Part I |I Masquerade Pantomimicry

Diptych Part II | Masquerade Pantomimicry

‘Masquerade Pantomimicry‘, inspired by West African masqueraders.   A collaboration project with K.L.V.

Diptych Part I | Masquerade Pantomimicry

Diptych Part I | Masquerade Pantomimicry

Culture and human curiosity appear to collide  most magnificently in the world of masquerade. Masked forms with eyes shrouded, evoking mystery and wonderment.  

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