Category Archives: Southern Africa

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Stone Orgasms and the Female Body: Interview with Angolan Artist Keyezua

Keyezua is an Angolan born digital artist based at the Royal Academy of Arts in the Hague. Her work investigates her curiosity towards topics on African culture, sex and religion. She experiments with a wide range of mediums and we discussed her latest project, Stone Orgasms addresses female genital mutilation and the female body.
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The Curse of the Sad Mummy: Short Animation Film by Shy the Sun

The latest animated project by award wining South African Animation studio Shy the Sun. The short film was created for Riot Games with around 5 million views. Shy The Sun is known for their fantastical character design and attention to detail in their work, creating magical worlds.  Not to miss. Continue Reading ››
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THE |NEST|: A Space for Young African Creatives

  Cape Town based creative company, Creative Nestlings launched a beta version of their new website and community dedicated for young African creatives The|NEST| . The new Creative Nestlings website will feature original content created for and by young creatives and the ability for young people to join the membership programme, The|NEST|.

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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. Check them … Continue Reading ››