Belinda Mason-Lovering, Intimate Encounters

This photo exploration by Mason-Lovering looks at the connection between disability and sexuality. All of the subjects are people with physical, intellectual, learning, psychiatric and neurological disabilities. The photographer developed a personal connection with the subjects in order to direct, compose and create photographic images which represent elements significant to each person who poses: “In this way the “subjects” moved beyond the traditional passive subject-role and became collaborators themselves, enriching the personal, political and artistic aspects of the project.” Continue reading “Belinda Mason-Lovering, Intimate Encounters”