Samuel Fosso

Photographer (Cameroon)

| Utne Reader September / October 2007

Fosso is a prolific and witty photographer whose colorful and outlandish portraits capture subjects ranging from African chiefs to American women. They all have one thing in common: On close inspection, they can be seen to be self-portraits.

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Samuel Fosso

Photo courtesy of the Jack Shainman Gallery.