What She Wore by NOUF ALHIMIARY (click for more)
What She Wore is a series of pictures, it’s a spinoff the popular concept Outfit of The Day. Seeing as how women globally post pictures of their different outfits that match different and various occasions (something even Saudi women participate in when out of the country), I was inspired to make a Saudi version of it, and so here you have it, many portraits of many different women on different dates and in many different places wearing what they normally would when in those places, which is always and Abaya, rendering it the unchangeable outfit of the day. Now these women are in places that also differ in importance from a supermarket or a fast-food chain to an office or university. Something that many noted in the opening was how all these women from a far looked like the same person, which could make you also wonder why we’re prohibited from showcasing our sense of individuality
…back on my dash, an ‘oldie’…
Charcoal, Acrylic, black Pen on Paper [420x594mm] - AnnCT 2011
Movie Trivia: The extras in the group lunch at the Lion’s Club in Take Shelter were only told they would get free lunch and be in a movie. They had no idea the scene would escalate to a physical fight and psychotic rant.