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Alice X. Zhang, 1988 ~ Pop Art digital painter

Such attacks have been the driving force behind the work of South African photographer and visual activist Zanele Muholi, whom we commissioned to photograph Lungile Cleopatra Dladla, a survivor of “corrective” rape and one of the subjects of Hunter-Gault’s piece. “In the face of all the challenges our community encounters daily,” Muloli told me, “I embarked on a journey of visual activism to insure that there is black queer visibility.”

Faces and Phases: Portraits from South Africa’s Lesbian Community

In this week’s issue, Charlayne Hunter-Gault examines the disturbingly pervasive occurrence of hate crimes against gays and lesbians in South Africa.

fragmented/ syniadau unigryw a gwahanol i greu hunan bortread

This photo is very similar to Gordon Magnin in the style of which it has been digitally manipulated. It shows complete disorder through having several eyes, noses and eyebrows.

Mellica Mehraban, Iranian-born Danish actress by Laerke Posselt, Copenhagen, May 4, 2011

2012 World Press Photo Contest Winners

"Danish and Iranian Culture", Laerke Posselt. World Press Photo Portraits - prize singles. Actress Mellica Mehraban, who was born in Iran but grew up in Denmark, played a lead role in the Iranian spy thriller ‘Fox Hunting’.

Saatchi Art Artist: Annemarie Busschers; Acrylic 2011 Painting "Beyond grief"

Beyond grief Painting by Annemarie Busschers

Beyond grief II ' Self Portrait XII' by Annemarie Busschers - 160 cm Private Collection, Switzerland.

Ali Cavanaugh - Listening in silence (detail)

American acclaimed artist Ali Cavanaugh has released a new body of work titled Immerse, where she embraces the fluidity and ungoverned nature of watercolours and paints beautiful portraits of childhood.