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Artist Documents Her Experience Dressing More Feminine To Get A Job

"It was comical how off-brand I was."

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When artist Coco Layne was interviewing for a job that would require her to look "conservative," she realized how slight changes in her gender presentation affected how people treated her.

So she created Warpaint, a photo project that explores the subtleties in her gender presentation.

"That's really the idea I wanted to explore in Warpaint, how one person could seamlessly go from each end of the feminine/masculine spectrum through presentation of makeup and outfitting."

Watch a video of the transformation here:

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