Photographer Jim Naughten travels to the distant Namibia in South Africa for his latest project ‘Conflict and Costume’. In it, he documents the fascinating Herero tribe and their culturally varied dress – containing Western influences but still featuring elements of their culture. Contributing writer Roxanne Golding, speaks to Naughten in this exclusive interview with Schön!, where he tells stories of his worldwide adventures and discusses the experiences of the Herero people.
‘Conflict and Costume’ by Jim Naughten is published by Merrell, 2013
Words / Roxanne Golding
Illustration / Claudia Klein @ claudiaklein.net
All photographs from ‘Conflict and Costume’ / Jim Naughten