• Life-Size Origami Becomes a Fashion Statement in Dramatic Paper Costumes Worn by Ballet Dancers

    1 month ago - By Colossal

    All photographs © Melika Dez
    Montreal-based artists Melika Dez and Pauline Loctin met in January 2018 and decide to combine their imaginations in a creative collaboration. The result, PLI.Ē Project , fuses Dez's skills as a movement photographer with Loctin's expertise in paper art, and showcases dancers around the world wearing hand-folded paper costumes. Loctin specifically formed each dress's shape and color palette to the dancer who would be modeling it, and Dez worked to situate her models in iconic settings from the streets of New York City to the Louvre Museum in Paris. Loctin's...
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