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FASHION-BEAUTY

A creative photographer reimagines the fashion of the Yoruba women in the 1960's, 1970's and 1980's

The New York based Nigerian photographer Oye Diran was born in Lagos Nigeria, to a mother who was a visual Artist and a father who was a veterinary doctor and a business man. He grew up surrounded by creativity and art. The talented photographer received an old family photo from an aunt. He was intrigued by the high sense of fashion and style displayed by the Yoruba women in the 1960's, 1970's and 1980's. He observed how the style of iro and buba has evolved over the years. He searched the internet to find more

  2 years ago ago
A creative photographer reimagines the fashion of the Yoruba women in the 1960's, 1970's and 1980's