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Lookbook: Autumn/Winter 2020-2021

Those who don’t hear…must feel’. Photographer: Abigail Ajobi Assistant: Sharna Young Models: Chan & Melissa This project explores the uprise and rebellion of Black British people in UK society, against the stereotypes that have evolved throughout history. It also highlights the corruption and institutional racism of police and the media within the UK. After an inquiry into the Stephen Lawrence case It was concluded in the MacPherson report of 1999 that the police are ‘institutionally racist’: ‘It may be only too easy for some officers, […] to lapse into an unthinking assumption that all young black people are potential criminals". 6.11 Such assumptions are still made today.’ (MacPherson, 1999). The themes in this project come from influences of racially motivated...

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