A calendar concept that aims for a healthy future for our planet. Topics vary from plastic in the ocean to the disappearance of wildlife on the African Savannahʼs. Each year the profit goes out to an organization that is active in the field of focus.
Apartheid ended 30 years ago but still feels alive today. A lot was achieved during those years, but a lot has been side-tracked as well resulting into a mass disillusion across all social classes. Instead of converging the people in the rainbow country, people actually continued to live apart and hide behind the high walls, rules and systems. Marisa takes a deep dive within the 2 major social structures and explores and lives their life for a few days.
The vision for ‘Earth Family’ was born during the first months of the pandemic and lockdown. As the world closed down, an opening & possibility for transformation revealed itself in the form of a poetic, artful children’s book.
Mainstream religion plays a major role in what we believe today. How has this shaped our culture? How does religion affect the relationship with our bodies? How do we live in this life if we are more concerned about the here-after? Has Religion brought humanity together or actually drove us apart? And what happened to Mother Earth during all this praying and praising?
Playboy was a pioneer in breaking boundaries and stigmas around the body in the 20th century. Marisa has been featured in 15 issues, of which 8 are covers. Marisa quotes: “Most often I do not agree with how Playboy displays women, but if you want to create change, you can not be on the sideline, you have to create it from within."
A collection of images captured throughout Marisa’s search for body freedom. The Naked Atlas embodies moments of spontaneity as well as envisioned imagination.