Crafts of Mentality

Mahaut Harley

Mahaut Harley (Leca) was born in London on the 15th of October 1994. She studied Fine Arts at Camberwell College of Arts UAL in London and started to get into art direction through set design and took on a course with Mastered HQ last year. After working for Simmonds Ltd, a creative agency led by Christopher Simmonds (With clients such as Hugo Boss, Gucci..). She now works as freelancer in Paris.

As a fine artist she has exhibited her work in many galleries and recently at the Other Art Fair. As an art director and creative director she has been published in many magazines such as Schon Magazine, Sicky Magazine, Fucking Young Magazine and Vogue Italia.

To show male figures with femininity trough usage of clothes and poses, as well as set designs and scenarios. As we are entering no-gender era, where usage of clothes, make up, colours are not suppose to be limited by gender guidelines. Its purpose is to push the equality concept forward. And also to create space for boys, and re-establish what the words “women/men” mean.


Collage Artist/ Mahaut Harley
Stylist/ Emma Bundy
Photographer/ Kamila Cwiklinska
HMUA/ Humail Hussain
Model/ Franklin Vanderwood & Tommy Dodson