Weird Beauty by Alexander Khokhlov

“The project is made in collaboration with make-up artist Valeriya Kutsan. In these series we decided to deny any color in our series except black and white to make more accent on forms and volume. The experiment should prove that usual simple forms, familiar things or characters can be a main part of wonderful beauty looks. Model faces in this project are not just canvases for the face-arts – they play their own role in each photo with different parts.”

An interesting selection of images. Not particularly relevant to what I am doing, but interesting none the less. The body is the canvas.  There is an illusion, but it is a different illusion using the makeup. It is flatter and more two dimensional than three…

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