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Artist Redefines Masculinity Through Sequin-Spangled Collages | NSFW

Blue is for boys. But is it? Asks artist Colby Jones.

In a generation where you have the option to tick a lot more than just male or female, Colby Jones is deconstructing the modern meaning of gender with his fur-trimmed, sequin-lined photo-collages. Deeply inspired by the idea of altering appearance to fit personality, the Canadian-born artist uses the colours assigned to us at birth to question gender classification. His collection Blue is for Boys simultaneously plays up to and subverts traditional ideologies about the meaning of virility through images of the male body on contrasting baby pink and blue backgrounds. Read More at Dazed

 

Find Colby at colbydjones.com

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