Leonce Agbodjélou

Untitled (Vodou Series)

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Untitled (Vodou Series)
Leonce Agbodjélou
Untitled (Vodou Series)
2011
C-print
57 x 40 cm

Much has changed for the Yoruba and their spiritual guides, who now find themselves in the Republic of Benin, and their costumes have probably absorbed a host of influences over the centuries, but Agbodjélou’s clever strategy of placing his subjects against mud brick walls conveys this sense of an essentially unaltered time.


     
 


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