feature: check out 19-year-old brazilian analog photographer matheus santos’ ‘a pele negra e seus quases – the black skin and the almost’ series

February 11, 2016

Matheus Santos is a 19-year-old analog photographer from Brazil. His latest series, ‘A Pele Negra e Seus Quases – The Black Skin and the Almost’, is his interpretation of the psychologic toll of being a black person in a white supremacist culture.  “These photos are a look over black people’s loneliness and abandonment […], how society and its racist standards are always trying to cover black people under “a white cover”, hiding our identity and our real being.” Check it out down below.

Model: Ana Paula Alexandre Queiroz