Archival Gallery

I thought it would be fun to show you photos from my earlier career.

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My first photo shoot in the 1970s.
My first photo shoot in the 1970s.

Photographer is Joey Osekowski

Early photo
Early photo

Photo by You're Pictured

Sacred Dance
Sacred Dance

Photo by Carl Miller

Mom and Baby Class. My cat baby.
Mom and Baby Class. My cat baby.

Photo from an article in the Washington Post.

Esma Redzepova teaching at  my home
Esma Redzepova teaching at my home
At Folktours Music and Dance Camp
At Folktours Music and Dance Camp

In my Bella Costume. Photo by Carl Miller

At Tribalfest
At Tribalfest

Photo by Gladys White

Photo by Carl Miller

Osman Mouratoglou at Rakkasah
Osman Mouratoglou at Rakkasah

(my other self)

Cover art for Zaghareet Magazine
Cover art for Zaghareet Magazine

Tayyar Akdeniz playing drum. Photo by Sarah Skinner.

In my Bella Costume
In my Bella Costume

Photo by Carl Miller

In My Bella Costume
In My Bella Costume

Photo by Carl Miller

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