Fashion & Art, shoots

Brave New World: Freedom During a Global Pandemic

‘Brave New World’ serves as a reminder of our freedoms and confinement during a global pandemic, where ageless nature is contrasted by the masks that veil us from it.  20 April 2020  Dear Subvrt Mag team,  The week before lockdown in Paris, we heard whispers of illness and isolation. A group of friends would tell […]

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Drag King is Fashion: Deconstructing Masculinity

“Drag king is Fashion” is an editorial that explores the concept of a drag king using gender-free clothing from the brand Trashyqueen.  The project speaks about playing with the gender and subverting it through the use of non-binary fashion, exploring role switching and the deconstruction of masculinity that characterizes the drag king practice.  “I believe […]

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‘Bad Bitches Only’ Explores Sex Appeal & Strength

‘Bad Bitches Only’ is all about empowerment, strength and sex appeal, as these women own their worth and show it to the frame, the concept being inspired by the collaboration between photographer Helmut Newton and designer Thierry Mugler. Photographer Damarys reached out to a group of models who were bold enough to strut their curves […]

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CATNIP: Genetic Modification & Queer Berlin

In the distant future, the cosmetic industry holds authority and a new dominant species prowl the earth. Xeno-Felines were born when designer genetic modification evolved to become a genetic mutation. CATNIP was conceived when drag artist Purrja and photographer Hue Hale met after both immigrating from Ireland to Germany. Through feeling accepted in their new surroundings, […]

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Gender Diversion & Queer Bodies in ‘Darkness of the Fantasies’

‘Darkness of the Fantasies’ was created and conceptualized in collaboration with Latinx nonbinary queer designer Mateo Suarez, who focuses primarily on queer/trans/POC bodies. Evoking heaven on earth and inspired by dark fantasy manga, Final Fantasy, and early 2000s internet, the editorial explores themes of subversion and genderfuck through the depiction of the fantasies, wearing garments […]

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Ethereal Matrimony: A Transcendent Genderless Bond

A merging of two souls, bound by the heavens to dance through dimensions and time. Bypassing any physical boundaries of gender and sex, this is a union of spirits simultaneously intertwined as individual entities and one being. Credits Photographer: Sahar @theyshootthem Models: Bryce @brycejxn & Elodie @elogoldberg Stylist: Branden Ruiz @branden.ruiz Makeup: Devi @i_am_devi_ Hair: […]

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Death Becomes Them: Evolution of the Spirit

A play on the camp classic ‘Death Becomes Her’, this Halloween themed editorial explores the evolution of the spirit on the night of All Hallows’ Eve. Once a year, when the harvest season is complete, a rare process of transformation occurs, allowing for the rebirth of the soul into a new entity. What may seem […]

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‘Klub Kween’ Revives The 90s Club Kid Movement

The ‘Klub Kween’ editorial was inspired by the film Party Monster about the Club Kid movement in the 90s. With extravagant headpieces and outfits, the team wanted to capture the blend of party life amalgamated with the autumnal suburban surroundings.   Photographer: Jeanie Jean Photography @jeaniejeanphotos Model: Ami Benton @amibenton_ Makeup, Hair, Styling and Headpieces: […]

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Nawal Sari: Redefining Hijabi Fashion

In today’s society the thought of a hijab often equates to repression and timidness, and soft, simple clothing. Instagram angel Nawal Sari is actively showcasing the changing fashion in hijabi culture, perfecting modern fashion looks while proudly following her faith. With her large Instagram following, her influential style is paving the way for young girls of the […]

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