African Digital Art

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All Western Africa Posts

6 months ago by jepchumba

The Gaze on Agbogbloshie: The misrepresentation of West Africa as Dystopia

Not many of us think about digital waste but in the heart of Agbogloshie a suburb of Accra, Ghana...

7 months ago by jepchumba

African Masters: New Series Exploring African Creativity

” What does being African mean to today’s artists? How does their heritage and identity shape their work? Should...

7 months ago by jepchumba

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....

9 months ago by jepchumba

On Being an Artist and the Utopian Dream: Yinka Shonibare MBE

“You’ve got to be a bit utopian to be an artist because it is not a very realistic occupation....

9 months ago by jepchumba

Aku•Ako Cameroonian Dolls Inspired by Japan

A bold mixture of Japanese, Cameroonian and Ghanian crafts, designer Noumbissi Constantin creates these adorable toys. Culture is what...

9 months ago by jepchumba

On Madness and Invention: Thomas Sankara

  “I would like to leave behind me the conviction that if we maintain a certain amount of caution...

9 months ago by jepchumba

Cameroon Color

Photography by Mascha Joustra. Exploration into the palettes and landscapes of Cameroon.

9 months ago by jepchumba

Project Diaspora: Historical Self Portraits by Omar Diop

Recently launched at the 1:54 Contemporary Art Fair, Omar Victor Diop latest work has been making rounds in the...

9 months ago by jepchumba

This is What Hatred Did

  Photo Essay by Cristina de Middel Spanish photographer who dazzled us with her Afronauts project, a photography series...

9 months ago by jepchumba

2014 Lagos Photo Festival

So much goodness this month in Lagos, Nigeria where the LagosPhoto Foundation kicked of its month long celebration of...