Kehinde Wiley’s Recent Models Don Spring Fashions for New York Magazine

February 9th, 2015

Khalidiah Asante photographed in collaboration with Kehinde Wiley, via New York MagazineKehinde Wiley is in New York Magazine this week, showcasing gowns from the spring fashion season worn by a number of female models the artist painted for his soon to open Brooklyn Museum exhibition.  “What we wanted to do was to play up the real world within the language of glamour,” Wiley says. “I wanted to have a reprise of that moment, to go back to this idea of fashion and art having something in common, the idea that fashion could change the perception of an individual.”

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