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Bela Borsodi Takes on Cultural Approaches to Beauty With a Burqa

By: Marissa Brassfield - Published: • References: worldfamousdesignjunkies and notcot.org
Photographer Bela Borsodi takes on our contentious relationship between high fashion, traditional culture and beauty in this photo series, which features a model wearing a full-face burqa holding various accessories associated with Western culture's idea of beauty. There's a chicken in there too--perhaps to allude to a woman's domestic persuasions?

Bela Borsodi's use of a burqa lends to the drama of the overall photo series. Check out the full set--as well as more burqa features--above.