Between, Hussein Chalayan Spring 1998  X  Rapture by Shirin Neshat
“You are born nude and, through this cultural conditioning, you become like a mummy in a sense. And then of course, it was controversial because it’s a chador. When I see a covered woman I thinks it’s like a floating body, where identity is suspended."   — Hussein Chalayan, interviewed by Sarah Mover about his S/S 1998 "Between" collection.

Between, Hussein Chalayan Spring 1998  X  Rapture by Shirin Neshat

You are born nude and, through this cultural conditioning, you become like a mummy in a sense. And then of course, it was controversial because it’s a chador. When I see a covered woman I thinks it’s like a floating body, where identity is suspended."   — Hussein Chalayan, interviewed by Sarah Mover about his S/S 1998 "Between" collection.

(Source: dyaphanum)