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Dogon elders wearing indigo and white cotton uldebe cloths. These cloths are still important among the Dogon as a mark of high status and will play an important role in funeral rites. Photo by Boukary Konate on Facebook.

Dogon elders in indigo and white uldebe cloth Boukary Konate by oseiduro


Africa: A young Berber woman wears a handmade shawl and traditional headdress Colored old photo, Morocco

des filles qui avaient imaginé des stratégies vraiment, vraiment  débiles : tome…

Dogon Sirige masqueraders during the Dama ceremony, Ireli, Mali 1959

Wodaabe Dancers

anachoretique: Photo taken from the book “Nomads who cultivate beauty” by Mette Bovin (Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, dancers 1975