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    Post African Futures Exhibition

    Hi there. If you’ve been wondering where I have been I have not disappeared and posts will resume on African Digital Art. I have been working on a new project Future Lab Africa. It is an extension of African Digital Art and has two components an Exhibition curated by Tegan Bistrow and a podcast series where I will […]

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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|. “For the past […]

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    The African Digital Art Challenge

    Photo Credits: Jack Zalium If you want to win a chance to attend the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2015’s award ceremony, in Morocco, in May 2015 then read on…. While the IPA screening process is under way to select the nominees, we are proud to launch the African Digital Art challenge (#AfrinnovChallenge), to engage with our community […]

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    An Impassioned Happy Birthday to African Digital Art

    In a few short hours it will be African Digital Art’s birthday! So many years and quite a few tears have been shed over ADA along with sleepless nights, panic attacks, tantrums, and deep sighs. Overall it has been a crazy wonderful ride. I seldom share anything personal on this site but I feel driven […]

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    IBM launches a Photo Contest for Africa

    The Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa IBM is launching a Photo contest to celebrate the opening of their new research lab in Africa, in Nairobi (I should say it’s the only research lab in Africa right now). I am proud to be associated with this contest as a judge alongside Erik Hersman (Founder of iHub and Co-Founder […]

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    Prix Ars Electronica: Honorable Mention

    We grow because you create! We are truly honored to receive a Honorable Mention from Prix Ars Electronica.Ars Electronica is the world premier awards for digital and electronic art since 1979. The Prix honors creativity, research, art and technology that continues to inspire world visionaries.African Digital Art is pleased to continue to reflect Africa’s digital […]

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    The Triptych featuring personalities & work of Wangechi Mutu, Sanford Biggers and Barron Claiborne

    The Triptych is a journey of 3 artists – their work and personalities by brooklyn film maker Terence Nance. Here are the 3 trailers which include Kenyan / New Yorker Wangechi Mutu, LA performance artist Sanford Biggers and photographer Barron Clairbone. The documentary – short film was released last yr. The Triptych Trailer • Sanford […]

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    ADA/DSI Event

    We are pleased to announce our first event of the year. We are working in collaboration with Design for Social Innovation to present to you this absolutely essential workshop for any designer, technologist, innovator, mover and shaker. Our special guest Cheryl Heller, Chair of MFA Design for Social Innovation program and Board Chair of Pop […]

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    Midsummer Meetup August 20th in London with African Digital Art and our partners

    Join us African Digital Art and our partners  African & African Caribbean Design Diaspora, and IAM:THENUBLACK  for a Midsummer Meetup on Saturday August 20th 2011 7:30 Till Late Venue: Bar Kick Tube stops: Old Street, Liverpool Street 127 Shoreditch High St London E16 JE Its a lovely chance to hang out, meet us in person and get to […]

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    Afroploitan Late Night at the V&A

    Last Friday Night provided a rare opportunity for a night of African events, discussions, workshops and music to happen hosted by the Victoria and Albert museum (V&A) in South Kensington London. Getting a remarkable chance to see far too many events happening that night I managed to attend a few events and catch up with […]

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    #ADANairobi11

    Thursday January 20th  2011, African Digital Art held its first ever event.  The #ADANairobi11 meet-up was a culmination of design professionals, creatives and students with a diverse range of talent and abilities. The ADANairobi11 become the loud and resounding declaration that creativity is important in Africa! Creativity is an important component when it comes to […]

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    AFROBEAT LIGHT – EXCLUSIVE OFFER

    Round out your year with this exclusive offer. District member, and avid typographer Giuseppe Salerno is offering a discount on his brand new font Afrobeat Light for all new district members. All you need to do is Join The District, Africa’s online community for creatives and you get a special discount for this font that will […]

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    Conduit Relaunch Website

    Cape Town’s Conduit Films & Production Studio has been an impressive studio over the years. Headed by designer / director duo Marc Ziman and David Correia they work in collaboration with a production team to bring their narratives to life. Their new site gives thumbnail views to a slew of lovely design, motion graphic, live […]

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