Turkisch, Kurdish and Moroccan girl, 2010, (C-print on paper)

Starting point for this series of photographs were old Frisian photographs from the beginning of the 20th century of Frisian women in The Netherlands wearing traditional clothes and headscarfs.
These young Dutch Muslimas were asked to wear their most traditional outfit including headscarf and to pose in the same way as the Frisian woman.

Click to enlarge.

Turkisch, Kurdish and Moroccan girl, 2010, (C-print on paper)

Starting point for this series of photographs were old Frisian photographs from the beginning of the 20th century of Frisian women in The Netherlands wearing traditional clothes and headscarfs.
These young Dutch Muslimas were asked to wear their most traditional outfit including headscarf and to pose in the same way as the Frisian woman.

Click to enlarge.