All posts by Nosmot Gbadamosi

Nosmot Gbadamosi is a freelance magazine journalist originally from Ibadan, Nigeria. Currently based in London, she enjoys writing articles focussed on the best that Africa has to offer in terms of design, art and illustration.

Interview Sherin Guirguis

Egyptian born, US-raised artist Sherin Guirguis’ geometrically patterned paintings and sculptures reflect the Mashrabiya. She talks to Nosmot Gbadamosi about using it as a way to examine the interplay between contemporary diaspora life in the US and Egypt’s political past. Mashrabiya’s are usually found within doorways and windows featuring finely carved lattice that provide privacy for … Continue Reading ››

Interview: Photographer Zwelethu Mthethwa

‘People they always tell negative stories about Africa.” “When I understood the political set up. I made it my conviction to go out there through my art and try to paint a different picture of the other”. Growing up in post-apartheid South Africa, photographer Zwelethu Mthethwa is concerned with documenting the history of people on … Continue Reading ››