The Afrofuturist Image Series by Ruud Baan is Visually Bold

By: Jana Pijak - Published: Jun 2, 2014 • References: &
Parisian model Zelig Wilson stars in the "Afrofuturist" editorial by photographer Ruud Baan. The model is styled by Isis Vaandrager who dresses him in a range of pattern-clashing ensembles from labels that include Retro Superfuture, River Island and Criminal Damage among others.

The model is captured in an editorial exclusive for F****** Young! Online that embraces vivid hues and eccentric textile prints. The "Afrofuturist" fashion story for F****** Young! Online is lensed against a backdrop of rainbow hued vignettes that further enhance model Zelig's eye-catching wardrobe.

Whether highlighting retro baroque streetwear looks or clashing animal print fashions, this image series promotes individuality and over-the-top styling that garners attention. The bold image series is reflective of model Zelig Wilson's unique look that currently includes platinum blonde locks with matched facial hair grooming. Stats for Vividly Eccentric Editorials Trending: Older & Warm
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