A Visual Peek at Ethiopian 1st Sci-Fi Feature Film

A visual look at what is being hailed as "the first ever Ethiopian Sci-Fi Feature Film". Created by Miguel Llansó, an award-winning Spanish filmmaker based in Addis Ababa. Featuring actors Selam Tesfaye and Daniel Tadesse Gagano the eerie and surrealist film features futuristic Ethiopian landscapes. Synopsis “Decades after the apocalypse…
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Algérie Retro-futur

Black and white photographs on the streets of Algeria, superimposed with devices.  Algérie Retro-futur is a retrospective look at the often tumultuous revolutions that occur in Algeria. The projects portrays the social, economic, and political changes seen from the streets. These photo manipulations are from the collaborations of two Algerian artists,…
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Carbon Copy

Noncendo and Nonzuzo are twin sisters who are using photography to not only explore their love for photography but people's fascination with twins. The collaborative photo project Carbon Copy hopes to expose their similarities and nuance their individual artistic personalities. Their tumblr page is an exploration into their creative pairing.…
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African Art in Public Health

Photo Credit: Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images People gather to sounds, sights, and smells that engage our senses in unique ways. We are drawn to music we’ve never heard, motion pictures we’ve never seen, and foods we’ve never tasted. Individuals who understand how to harness the power of these forms of communication…
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Feature Artist: Lillianne Sara Akinyi

Kenyan visual artist Lillianne Sara Akinyi has a versatile portfolio from illustration, collage, and video.  Her instagram feed also highlights her experiments with mixed media art and photography. http://instagram.com/p/v5C_UHrw3k/ http://instagram.com/p/ublgGjrw4f/ http://instagram.com/p/sUxuL_rw85/ http://instagram.com/p/syaYJtrw8a/ http://instagram.com/p/uxb9enLw6l/ http://instagram.com/p/vApQFHrwza/ http://instagram.com/p/vAifs5rw-c/ http://instagram.com/p/rqF9M1rwxX/ http://instagram.com/p/stU_4Irw18/ http://instagram.com/p/sn9T1Qrw_T/ http://instagram.com/p/uWm88sLw5m/ http://instagram.com/p/qvT5i1Lw_t/ http://instagram.com/p/q_SikWLwzn/ http://instagram.com/p/qC8KEirw_3/ http://instagram.com/p/qaG4kxLw8Y/
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Maker Faire Africa: Johannesburg

Come celebrate ‘hand-wrought ingenuity for innovation’ from the dynamic perspective of Africa’s most creative inventors, makers, tinkerers and doers. This year, Maker Faire Africa 2014 will bring together over 5,000 attendees, along with featured inventors, world-class makers, self-made entrepreneurs & creative tinkerers from South Africa and across the continent, to manufacture real solutions for…
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