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Awesome Tapes from Africa: Music and Cover Art Inspiration

If you didn't already know, we thought we would tell you about Awesome Tapes from Africa. We hope to continue to catalogue amazing digital platforms like Awesome Tapes from Africa. Begun by music publicist Brian Shimkovitz in 2006, Awesome Tapes is an archive of rare African music cassette tapes that…
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Sam Vernon: Exploring Graphic Art and Drawing as a Technology

Sam Vernon earned her MFA in Painting/Printmaking from Yale University in 2015 and her BFA from The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art in 2009. Her installations combine xeroxed drawings, photographs, paintings and sculptural components in an exploration of personal narrative and identity. She uses installation and performance to honor the past…
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Pink, Blue & Orange by GoldLink

Visual inspiration from artist GoldLink. These are three video pieces separated by color and feature spoken word from poet Kojey Radical. The shorts are directed by Rubberband. https://vimeo.com/user43423996/pink https://vimeo.com/148818831 https://vimeo.com/148818821 Screenshot Inspiration.
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Ghana’s Drone Scrap Program 2054

Hello Futurist, you will be pleased to discover  the photographic essay “The Drone Scrap Program”. In response to the current socio-political climate in Ghana, The Drone Scrap Programme is a “futurist manifestation of Ghana’s socio-economic and socio-political future”.  So let us set our clocks forward to 2054…   Current Year:…
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