Vivid Contours and Bold Colors Illuminate Empowering Portraits by Naledi Tshegofatso Modupi




“Colors.” All photographs © Naledi Tshegofatso Modupi, shared with permission

In colourful and expressive virtual portraits, Cape The city-based artist Naledi Tshegofatso Modupi captures the essence of particular person taste, self assurance, and pleasure. Swimming pools of colour spotlight eyelids, cheekbones, chins, or ears whilst steady traces outline the contours of the topics’ options and profiles. Intricate linear patterns embellish an array of unique hairstyles and equipment, celebrating girls’s distinctive and empowering tales. That specialize in the wonderful thing about Black other folks, the artist says in a observation that she objectives to “encourage self assurance and awaken hope in those that are ready to search out their reflections in her items.”

Modupi may have paintings in Trendy Flavours with Brutal Curation in Cape The city from June 11 to July 1. She additionally has prints to be had in her store, and you'll in finding extra of her paintings on Instagram and Behance.


“Hair is Jewelry”

“Settle for Imperfections”

“Inhale Peace”

“Issa Rae”

“Keep Shining”

“What a Girl”



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