people of the Surma and Mursi tribes in the L’Omo Valley on the borders of Ethiopia, Kenya, and Sudan. What an incredible tribal fashion show! And so beautifully captured by photographer Hans Silvester.
Oh To Be So Adroit “Body painting, as practiced here in East Africa, the cradle of humanity, seems to me to represent a way of life that dates from prehistory and once enabled humankind to overcome the hostility of nature. Art was then a means of survival.” Hans Silvester