Photographing Saudi women as they evolve in British society

By Brennavan Sritharan

Since moving from Saudi Arabia to the UK in 2007, Wasma Mansour has turned her lens towards other women who have made a similar choice.

Single Saudi Women takes an almost scientific approach to the ways in which these émigrés evolve in contemporary British society through three carefully crafted typologies – portraits of the women in their homes, still lifes of significant possessions in their homes, and studio images of veils packed in bags.

“In the past, my awareness of photography had been limited to its use as an illustrative tool and as a means for providing visual evidence,” says …read more

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