30 x 30 inch inkjet print
Edition 1/5 and 2/5 available
Divine Feminine focuses on the re-imagining of Black femininities and identities in contemporary culture. The production and consumption of imagery centred around Black womxn has been narrow and contained. The angry Black womxn trope is incredibly one-dimensional and fails to acknowledge the nuance of the systems in place that oppress said group. Through my work, I'm offering a multi-dimensional approach that highlights the opposing nature of the angry Black womxn stereotype.
Anthony Gebrehiwot is an award winning visual artist, photographer and community leader whose creative lens re-visions photography as an ongoing dialogue of social change between subject and society.
A self-taught artist and photographer, Gebrehiwot founded XvXy-photo in 2014, focusing on studio portraiture. To date, he has worked with several notable brands such as Nike, Royal Bank of Canada, Vice Canada, Absolute, Hudson Bay, The City of Toronto and Linkedin to name a few. His work has been featured in over thirty local and international publications such as the Toronto Star, the Globe and Mail, PAPER Magazine, Elle UK and Yahoo Lifestyle.
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