The Geeky Baju Project is a series of Southeast Asian garment designs inspired by literature, video games, and films. This set is inspired by George Miller's Mad Max: Fury Road.
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From L to R:
Live, die, and live again in a barong.
The translucent Filipino barong is woven from pineapple, banana, abaca or synthetic fibers.
Give form to fury in the garb of a dancer.
Balinese dancers tell stories through expressive gestures and movements.
Parade your might with a pending.
The pending is an ornate belt buckle that can be worn by both men and women.
Labour tirelessly in a samfoo top.
The samsui women are Cantonese and Hakka migrant workers from Guangdong who helped build the Straits Settlements, later known as Malaya and Singapore.
Charis is an illustrator and educator based in Penang, Malaysia. Drawing upon literature and visual culture, she makes pictures that evoke wonder and curiosity, depicting fictional worlds and current issues with a deft combination of traditional and digital media.
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.