The Black body, more so of women, have stood on the opposite side of the narrow Eurocentric standards of beauty. Black hairstyles have defiantly rebelled against and even when straightened added creative magic of Blackness and Boldness. 

Black hair, whether relaxed or natural, locked or shaven is beautiful. Black women are beautiful.

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Julia Noni Captures Kenya’s Elite Runners in Nairobi For Nike.

Ready on view at the solo exhibition “Run The Way You Were Meant To” in China at Nike’s new X158 concept store in Shanghai.

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Dedicated to the Cultural Preservation of the African Aesthetic

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Anthony Mackie photographed by Nicholas Maggio.

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Samira Wiley - Refinery29 “Hollywood’s New Power Players” 

photos by Olivia Malone

styled by Tara Williams

makeup by Tanika McConnell

i love this woman. for real though. everything! 

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"Selfie Absorbed" Cora, Malaika & Riley photographed by Emma Summerton for W 2014


"Selfie Absorbed" Cora, Malaika & Riley photographed by Emma Summerton for W 2014

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Friday, March 7, 2014 - Meatpacking District

The landscape is forever changing. I went back to where we shot this photo a few days later and almost everything had transformed. I really love it when that happens.


Textured Cities by Rog Walker

Photo Book available HERE

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Solange Knowles… killing it!


Solange Knowles… killing it!

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Rog and Bee Walker

for the New York Times NYT Now campaign.

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Model Lola in PASTORALE photographed by Andrey Yakovlev.
Art director: Lili Aleeva
Collection: Elen Om

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Riley Montana photographed by Johnny Dufort, Harper’s Bazaar May 2014

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Jeneil Williams for Nasty Gal

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'Selfie Absorbed' - Models: Cora Emmanuel, Malaika Firth & Riley Montana | Photographer: Emma Summerton | Styling: Giovanna Battaglia | Hair: Neil Moodie | Make-up: Mathias van Hooff

*Dior, Prada, Miu Miu, Dries Van Noten, Fendi, Alexander McQueen, DSquared2, Preen by Thornton Bregazzi, Tommy Hilfiger, Alexander Wang, Victoria Beckham

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Modern Weekly China September 2012Photographer: John-Paul PietrusStylist: Ting Ting LinModel: Ajak Deng


Modern Weekly China September 2012

Photographer: John-Paul Pietrus
Stylist: Ting Ting Lin
Model: Ajak Deng

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