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Fear | August 2020

The most feared person in history is the black women. Throughout history, black women have been one of the most marginalized groups in the world. Celebrating the power and beauty of black women we explore expressions of hair and sexuality, two spaces that are often used to oppress black women.   Every project at VELMONT holds meaning to us. With this project, we decided to highlight some of the most feared on the planet, so we showcased "The Black Woman". Her hair, her features, her beauty and most of all her elegance. We made this blanket to serve as an...

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Proud | July 2020

Are you Proud? This campaign brought together black men and women who would share thoughts on why they are proud of the African American culture. We brought together educators, doctors, creative artist, and professionals to share their reasons on why they are proud to be black.

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Project Civilization | February 2020

About Project Civilization

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Heritage | May 2017

Heritage began as a celebration of African and Caribbean cultures. We showcased the first set of countries that would go on and declare independence from colonialism around the world. 

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Urban Gentleman | October 2016

Urban Gentleman explores black elegancy, power, and intellect through the black man. For some, these concepts are seldom intertwined although they do exist. Exploiting cultural stereotypes and challenging the perception of the urban black man.

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