Transgender Sex Workers from Capetown Become Icons During Amsterdam FashionWeek

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January 18th, 2016 at 11:27 AM

Transgender Sex Workers from Capetown Become Icons During Amsterdam FashionWeek

Transgender Sex Workers from Capetown Become Icons During Amsterdam FashionWeek

Transgender Sex Workers from Capetown Become Icons During Amsterdam FashionWeek

Transgender Sex Workers from Capetown Become Icons During Amsterdam FashionWeek

Dutch photographer Jan Hoek and fashion designer Duran Lantink present Sistaaz of the Castle, a project about the colorful looks of transgender sex workers that roam the streets of Cape Town, South Africa. 

Hoek and Lantink created a series of photographs and a fashion collection around their fashionable appearances, and their ability to make the most exuberant creations of everything they find. 

The show will be presented during Amsterdam Fashion Week at the Gashouder on January the 16th at 19:00 and the exhibition at Foam Photography Museum of Amsterdam opens on 13th of January at 17:30 on view until 20th of January.