“Black women are so often shamed and penalized for the same physical attributes that are then praised, and made trendy for white women. This project is meant to capture the black woman’s experience as a hypersexualized being, who’s body is constantly appropriated in white society.” -Daniel Stewart
Did you see Cosmo’s hair tattoo feature the other week? It’s the new craze. *blank stare*
Daniel Stewart’s project highlights the many emotions women of color feel from the everyday probing and judging and justifying and robbing and claiming and so on and so forth. The list is endless. These images capture the resilience and frustration of that process. Beautiful project, Daniel.