écal

Diploma project, ECAL 2021

in BACHELOR GRAPHIC DESIGN

by Lynne Nougou


A combination of rhythm, style, dance and performance, Voguing is a cultural form that is part of the Ballroom Scene founded in New York in the 1960s. This space of expression, sharing and performance is both a safe place and a means of expression for marginalised people but also a manifestation of the appropriation of the trans, queer, black, Afro-descendant and Latino space. Yet, it has been cyclically reduced to a mere trend, stripping it of all its history and claims.


The project is a visual and textual research on the different aspects of Voguing, combining different methods of image processing, while offering a critique of the practices of its appropriation.

Masters at Work

Masters at Work

Masters at Work

Masters at Work