You will soon have your god, and you will make it with your own hands.
ohfalada:

South African filmmaker and artist Ralph Ziman photographed Zimbabwean street vendors wielding handmade replicas of AK-47s, adorned in traditional Shona style beading. The vibrant multimedia project, aims to highlight issues related to international arms dealing and its devestating influence.
Ziman, a street artist employs piercing colors and images that are arresting with knitted masks and beaded weapons. The obsession with guns and the power they provide is brought to the fore creating a bizarre and almost surreal image. The vendors who star in Ziman’s photos were not at all directed in how to pose with the weapon replicas. Yet, when observing these pictures, one senses that the weapons are dangerous totems to behold.
Read more on Ciné Kenya by blogger L.N. Chege.

ohfalada:

South African filmmaker and artist Ralph Ziman photographed Zimbabwean street vendors wielding handmade replicas of AK-47s, adorned in traditional Shona style beading. The vibrant multimedia project, aims to highlight issues related to international arms dealing and its devestating influence.

Ziman, a street artist employs piercing colors and images that are arresting with knitted masks and beaded weapons. The obsession with guns and the power they provide is brought to the fore creating a bizarre and almost surreal image. The vendors who star in Ziman’s photos were not at all directed in how to pose with the weapon replicas. Yet, when observing these pictures, one senses that the weapons are dangerous totems to behold.

Read more on Ciné Kenya by blogger L.N. Chege.

ixkey:

laterooms:

With a view like this, everything else is just ‘water under the pier’…This amazing photo was taken in Murcia (Spain). We found it via cvegtol on flickr.

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ixkey:

laterooms:

With a view like this, everything else is just ‘water under the pier’…

This amazing photo was taken in Murcia (Spain). We found it via cvegtol on flickr.

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(via hexagonalawarenessproject)