In the Land of Dreamy Dreams
Karen Elson by Tim Walker for Vogue UK, 05.2015
Natural Selection, shot by Emma Summerton fow W. Magazine.
Why yes, you can shoot a Gawth-as-Fuck spread with only black models. (Sadly, the rest of the spread was less macabre).
Her poetry is the sound that resonates off the chest of every woman and goes out into the world with odes of self creation, solitude, womanhood, youth, dark romanticism, spiritualism, mystery and divinity and female empowerment. The foundation of her work derives from her practice in Goddess-based spirituality, specifically that of the Dark. It’s gothic undertones provide the aesthetic and point of view that reaffirm her main message to “Embrace the Darkness.”