Picturing the male nudeUploader: Jayden 11 days ago Subscribe 4074
The Arab men depicted here by Abdul are nude and vulnerable, treated as human beings rather than stereotypes. Rather than blatantly removing eroticized male figures, curators and jurors simply ignored their innovation. Check back on Fridays for more images of men by women. Photo by photo, Abdul works to show the world real individuals as opposed to one large, stereotyped group. And not only that, she painted many men of color. This causes us to create mythologies about who they are. Her work is tactile, you feel as though you can reach out and feel her forms. The fourth painting shown here, T.