idiosyncratic

wandering through the web

petarted:

Probably some of my favorite photos I’ve ever taken.

Rented some tradition wooden plank boats used by fishermen in Ghana and met some young Ghanaians who definitely showed us a thing or two how it’s done. Thankful I was able to wade out and capture some awesome shots of these guys.

(via black-culture)

everydayafrica:

Out for a walk on Yoff Beach in Dakar, Senegal. Photo by Jane Hahn @janehahn #dakar #senegal #beach #yoff #horses #gendarmerie

everydayafrica:

Out for a walk on Yoff Beach in Dakar, Senegal. Photo by Jane Hahn @janehahn #dakar #senegal #beach #yoff #horses #gendarmerie

creativetime:

Houston-based Otabenga Jones & Associates was founded in 2002 by artists Dawolu Jabari Anderson, Jamal Cyrus, Kenya Evans, and Robert A. Pruitt. While their commission for Funk, God, Jazz & Medicine: Black Radical Brooklyn will emerge from the collective’s collaborative process, each member is an established artist in his own right.

Learn more about the #FunkGodJazzMedicine artists here.

(Top: works by Robert A. Pruitt; Middle: works by Jamal Cyrus; Bottom: works by Dawolu Jabari Anderson)

(via thedeluxshow)

Taking back the butt

reclaimingthelatinatag:

"Where are you from?"

"Brazil."

"I have a folder on my desktop dedicated to women like you."

I am tired of Brazilian women only making the international news because of their butts. I am tired of prancing lingerie-clad models being representative of Brazilian women. I am tired of seeing…

fatpeopleart:

devourmyirisheart:

dumpyspaceprincess:

I can think of at least…5 things my body is more useful for than someone else’s “motivation” to diet.
A wee companion piece for this x

HEY EVERYONE SHOULD REBLOG THE SHIT OUT OF THIS BECAUSE THINSPO BLOGS HAVE GOTTEN AHOLD OF THIS IMAGE AND ITS REALLY UPSETTING THE ARTIST THAT HER WORK MEANT TO INSPIRE BODY ACCEPTANCE IS BEING USED AS THINSPIRATION WHICH IS REALLY GROSS AND STUPID SINCE IT LITERALLY SAYS, “NOT YOUR FUCKING THINSPO” SO PLEASE HELP AND RECLAIM THIS IMAGE BY REBLOGING

This is beautiful and thinspo needs to cut it out.

fatpeopleart:

devourmyirisheart:

dumpyspaceprincess:

I can think of at least…5 things my body is more useful for than someone else’s “motivation” to diet.

A wee companion piece for this x

HEY EVERYONE SHOULD REBLOG THE SHIT OUT OF THIS BECAUSE THINSPO BLOGS HAVE GOTTEN AHOLD OF THIS IMAGE AND ITS REALLY UPSETTING THE ARTIST THAT HER WORK MEANT TO INSPIRE BODY ACCEPTANCE IS BEING USED AS THINSPIRATION WHICH IS REALLY GROSS AND STUPID SINCE IT LITERALLY SAYS, “NOT YOUR FUCKING THINSPO” SO PLEASE HELP AND RECLAIM THIS IMAGE BY REBLOGING

This is beautiful and thinspo needs to cut it out.

(Source: dumpyspaceprincess, via stophatingyourbody)

tamarindinstitute:

Robert Pruitt, currently at Tamarind! Next Thursday, September 4 at 5:30 he will be giving an artists talk. 
September 18, will be another talk on identity by artist, Toyin Odutola! Stay tuned for more information!
Image caption: Robert Pruitt, Steeped, 2011. Conte and charcoal on hand-dyed paper, 50 x 38 inches.

tamarindinstitute:

Robert Pruitt, currently at Tamarind! Next Thursday, September 4 at 5:30 he will be giving an artists talk. 

September 18, will be another talk on identity by artist, Toyin Odutola! Stay tuned for more information!

Image caption: Robert Pruitt, Steeped, 2011. Conte and charcoal on hand-dyed paper, 50 x 38 inches.

(via toyinodutola)