©YZ. All images courtesy of the artist.
YZ and Her Amazone Warrior Women On Senegalese Walls | Jaime Rojo
French street artist YZ has begun a striking new series of portraits in Senegal.
©YZ, from the series Amazon. " Amazone, refers to the Dahomey Amazons, a group of Fon female warriors who fought for the Kingdom of Dahomey (present-day Republic of Benin) from the 17th through the 19th centuries. "
wheat paste 19th century West African warrior ladies - YZ Yseult
"Where I put my posters is as important as my projects. They work together," she says. "If the paper covers something underneath, it's not going to work."
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Miss Me (2014) - Dakar (Senegal)