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CURRENT READING: PH&HBA :PETER HUGO & HOOD BY AIR

South African photographer Pieter Hugo is known for his seminal work on Nigeria’s “Hyena Men”. South African photographer Pieter Hugo is known for his seminal work on Nigeria’s “Hyena Men”.

In early 2016, Pieter Hugo shot a series of portraits of a street cast wearing seminal pieces of the HBA archive. The cast included male porn stars and Gully Queens, a vilified gay community in Kingston who live in a gully (or drain) beneath the city.

The book includes an in-conversation essay between Hugo and Carlos Nazario, collaborator on the project and a long time collaborator and friend of Hood by Air’s founder Shayne Oliver.

Designed by Joseph Burrin.

29x37.5cm Edition of 500 Soft Cover 56 pages

Hugo engages in a revealing conversational  essay with Carlos Nazario.Hugo engages in a revealing conversational essay with Carlos Nazario.

Taste is a dictatorship.

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