Omo Valley

Omo Valley

Project Hair Inspiration
An Homage to the Artistry of the People of Omo Valley, Southern Ethiopia, Africa.

by Nicolas Jurnjack
Omo Valley
A few years ago Elisabeth Toll a great friend and photographer gave me a fantastic book by Hans Silvester, saying, "Here is another source of inspiration for you".
In this book I discovered some absolutely incredible artists in an indigenous People who live in the Omo Valley.
Omo Valley
The exceptional beauty of their hairstyles, which use plants and organic elements are ephemeral creations, poems to volume and architecture.
Concept, Direction and Hair : Nicolas Jurnjack
Photographer : Nick Norman
Make up : Stéphanie Jacquet
Make up assistant : Camille Siguret
Model : Tessa @ City models
Hair Ornaments : Pauline Glaizal
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Their palette is infinite; their creativity knows no bounds.
Omo Valley
As a creative in the world of beauty, I remain an unwavering admirer.
Omo Valley
Omo Valley