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Portraits of Ballet Dancers in Hand-Folded Paper Dresses

6 monthes ago   |   By Peta Pixel

The PLI.Ē Project is a photo series that shows ballet dancers around the world wearing hand-folded paper dresses. It's a collaboration between Montreal-based photographer Melika Dez and paper artist Pauline Loctin .
Each of the costumes' design and color combination were chosen specifically for the dancer's body, skin tone, and the location they would be dancing in.
“We did a first version of the project in studio and a few months later, we decided to push the boundaries even further and risk shooting paper dresses outdoors,” Dez tells PetaPixel. “Paper can be a fragile material to work...
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