Lucy Hilmer - Birthday Suits

Lucy Hilmer | Birthday Suits | 1974-2014

Lucy Hilmer photographs herself every year on her birthday, April 22nd, wearing nothing but her white Lollipop underpants, shoes and socks. She’s been doing this for 40 years, since her 29th birthday. In 2015, she will be 70.Soon a book, BIRTHDAY & OTHER SUITS and a companion piece film, will reveal how a woman who came of age before women’s lib used her camera to peel off society’s “pretty girl ” label and define herself from the inside out. )