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Hair — not necessarily frivolous

  • Kunang Helmi


Paris | Sun, March 10 2013 | 04:13 pm
Hair  — not necessarily frivolous

PREMIUM A general view of the exhibition.Who among us has not experienced “a bad hair day” contributing to a momentary phase of dissatisfaction?

The expression hints at the importance of hair in our self-image and sense of well-being, besides a deeper symbolism reaching far into the past. A symbol of seduction, rebellion and belonging, hair is often fetishized and feared.

Hair plays a h...