The beauty’s canons have universalized the meanings that exist about prettiness through the stigma of an ideal figure corporeal and regulated, beauty meets one way or another to be a symbolic model of identity, valuable in a set of traits of the human and characterizable qualities that compel to inserted into a socio-cultural context; irregular populations induce dissimilar valuations based on appearance, generating a morbid reading from the physiognomy uneven and/or particular body as in the case of people with albinism.
This article is reserved for subscribed members only. If you are already a member, you can log in here below.
Subscribe for full access to The Eye of Photography archives!
That’s thousands of images and articles, documenting the history of the medium of photography and its evolution during the last decade, through a unique daily journal. Explore how photography, as an art and as a social phenomenon, continue to define our experience of the world. Two offers are available.
Subscribe either monthly for $5 or annually for $50 (2 months offered).