photography: ‘bananas about bananas’ – the work of ricardo rivera
By Eye Candy
November 24, 2014
Bananas have always been both exoticized and eroticized in our popular culture – think Josephine Baker’s ‘The Banana Dance’; so it’s interesting to see the way that New York based fashion photographer Ricardo Rivera incorporates the phallic fruit into a body of work that deals so beautifully with dark skin and the black body. Explore Rivera’s work, below.
By Alexander Aplerku, AFROPUNK Contributor
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