Rollence Patugan

Drawing from his experiences in acting, Rollence Patugan brings an element of theatre to his photography by exploring the lighter and darker sides of human emotion within his subjects. By pushing the roles of sex and searching for the revealing qualities of each subject, the woMEN series attempts to redefine what we know as masculinity. Using female subjects, Patugan's portraits explore the questions: How do we as a society define masculinity? Is it decided by gender? Do external traits suggest it? Or is it an attitude?

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