Christer Strömholm, "Les Amies de Place Blanche"
Until Sun Sep 2 2012
Photograph: © Christer Strömholm/Stromholm Estate
Time Out says
Posted: Wed May 23 2012
In "Les Amies de Place Blanche," Swedish photographer Strömholm documents 1960s femininity in Paris with an intriguing twist: His photos depict transsexual prostitutes, struggling to save money for sex-change operations. The images reveal intimate moments that allowed the girls to portray the identities they sought.