A follow-up to his celebrated book This Is Not My Son, This Is Not My Wife sees renowned Dutch photographer and publishing maestro Erik van der Weijde take several Brazilian women as his subjects in an intriguing series of portraits. Each of the women is portrayed in black and white, and most look directly into the camera lens – smiling, challenging, alluring. These images give rise to several questions. Who are these women? Why does one appear far more than the others? What is their relationship with the photographer? Humorous, endearing and disorientating, This Is Not My Wife arrives courtesy of Rollo Press (Zurich).
112 pages, 19 x 25 cm, paperback, Rollo Press (Zurich).