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SENS INTERDITS | Photographer: Wassim Ghozlani

SENS INTERDITS | Photographer: Wassim Ghozlani | PHOTOGRAPHERS | Scoop.it

The work of Wassim Ghozlani takes the form of round images 40cm in diameter, the size of a Do Not Enter sign, which he imitates in his photographs by dressing women in red burqas and barring their eyes with a white headband, evoking their loss of sight and limited access to knowledge. This virulent series is matched by the work of eight women artists questioning their status, Patricia Triki and Héla Ammar at the White Box, as well as Amel Ben Attia, Nicène Kossentini and Mouna Jemal Siala at the Fiaf gallery.

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Muslims in Britain | Photojournalist: Justin Jin

Muslims in Britain | Photojournalist: Justin Jin | PHOTOGRAPHERS | Scoop.it

"From humble beginnings fifty years ago, when men from Pakistan and India arrived to take up factory jobs in England, the Muslim community has grown to become a significant force in the British society.

Today, generations of Muslims live happily as British citizens, study and working side-by-side with the whites. Yet harmony is being eroded by terrorism and a growing siege mentality. In the impoverished north, where crumbled textile factories stand as stark reminders of better days, Muslims confine themselves to bleak, isolated quarters." - Justin Jin

Commissioned by M Magazine of Holland.

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