Monday, December 28, 2020

How Justin Dingwall is Celebrating Individuality

Credits: Images courtesy of the artist, from the Seat at the Table series.
Justin Dingwall is a South African photographer based in Johannesburg, who works across both commercial advertising – alongside the likes of Sony and Adobe – and fine art projects, which have been awarded by GQ and The International Photography Awards. A Seat at the Table began when Moostapha Saidi contacted Dingwall in April 2018 via Instagram. “Moostapha worked in a call centre at the time, but he wanted to move into the modelling industry. I was immediately struck by his story: by the juxtaposition of being in a call centre – dealing with people on a daily basis – but not being seen by any of them. As with my previous projects, the resulting series is not so much about race or fashion, but perception and individuality.” [More