The forbidden body

"For many years love of the same sex was considered a mental illness, these desires and the wishes of this admission became part of a confusing construction in society. These subjects are enacting a transgression against established norms of the time. With this, men stopped wearing the flamboyant outfits of 17th and 18th centuries which included shimmering skills, ribbons, ruffles and bows and significant difference between genders was drawn. 


Where men could not touch and not have it, possibilities didn’t exist. But in their dreams it was real, all the fragility, all the vulnerability of it, they could ever imagine, now touches the  present"

asafe ghalib