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Portraits by Zohra Opoku

Bio Zohra Opoku  is an Accra-based versatile artist whose work employs media including installations, photography and video to explore the sophistication of textile cultures in disparate spaces targeting fashion’s political and psychological role and socio-cultural dynamics in relation to African history and individualistic or societal identities. This experience enroots her…
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Chimurenga’s Chronic: Reform and Revolution: Destruction of the University

Submitted to us by Chimurenga In the fall of 2015, universities across South Africa were engulfed by fires ignited by students’ discontent with the racial discrimination and colonialism that still defines the country's institutes of higher education. The protests broadcast on televisions around the world were neither without precedent nor…
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Afro-Japanese Inspired Art by Alex Gardner

For your inspiration take a look at the colorful paintings of LA based artist, Alex Gardner. [g1_quote author_name="Alex Gardner" author_image="http://www.monsterchildren.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Alex_Gardner_LStephan_Monster_Children_01-850x567.jpg" author_description="Artist" author_description_format="%link%" align="center" size="l" style="simple" template="01"] "All my subject matter is based on real life, I’m not trying to access the subconscious or the unconscious dream state, I don’t want…
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Excuse me, While I Disappear, A chinese city in Africa

"..the film is concerned with the visual mechanics of mid- century European ethnographic cinema, African science-fiction, the ‘Metropolitan Picturesque’ and Chinese visual perspective." https://vimeo.com/118527584 Written, directed, filmed and edited by Michael MacGarry HD video on BluRay (boxset) 19 minutes 10 seconds Colour, stereo, 25 fps 2014 Edition 5 +2 A.P…
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