mine by misswhiteowl
mine is part of my series alphabeta, which stemmed from my longing to have a female muse. Since I did not have one, I shaped my male lover into both partner and muse. The work depicted here explores traditional stereotypes within a heterosexual context. I approach gender roles in a way that equate both sexes, and the result is often one of femininity in the way I observe and portray my lover. alphabeta also represents my emotional distance from him, a vulnerability derived from previous, abusive relationships in which I struggled with addiction. This visual diary is a confession of intimacy between the sexes, a testament to my sobriety, and my definition of equality in a relationship.
Hi, I’m Simon, 31 years old, from Zurich, Switzerland. I discovered my love for photography when I bought an old analog SLR from a friend. Ever since, I love taking photos on the street.
I almost only shoot b/w. My style is a bit vintage, a bit classy and a bit trashy. I try to get close and low.
You’ll find my work here: www.kuemin.tumblr.com
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