African Masters: New Series Exploring African Creativity

” What does being African mean to today’s artists? How does their...


Feature Artist: Lillianne Sara Akinyi

Kenyan visual artist Lillianne Sara Akinyi has a versatile portfolio from...


African Digital Media Academy

  Our hearts burst when we found out about the African Digital Media...


Feature Artist: Namibian Illustrator Nambowa Malua

Nambowa Malua is an illustrator, graphic designer and fine artist from Windhoek,...


Aku•Ako Cameroonian Dolls Inspired by Japan

A bold mixture of Japanese, Cameroonian and Ghanian crafts, designer Noumbissi...


Pagans: Imagining African Dieties

Created by Kenyan digital artist, filmaker and artist Jim Chuchu. Pagans...


Cameroon Color

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


Project Diaspora: Historical Self Portraits by Omar Diop

Recently launched at the 1:54 Contemporary Art Fair, Omar Victor Diop latest...


This is What Hatred Did

Photo Essay by Cristina de Middel Spanish photographer who dazzled us with her...


2014 Lagos Photo Festival

So much goodness this month in Lagos, Nigeria where the LagosPhoto Foundation...


Thandiwe Tshabalala: A conversation on Art, Poverty and Truth

  A few days ago I got an email from one of my favorite illustrators,...


1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

  1:54 is the African contemporary art event of the year. This year’s...


Art by Folasade

  Long known as a model and muse for  photographers like Kwesi...


Pioneer Mozambique artist Valente Malangatana

“much more than a creator, much more than an artist- [Valente Malangatana...


On Street Photography: Barry Christianson

  “What I love about photography is that once you get behind the lens...


Afripedia: Africa’s contemporary culture scene

Our friends at Stocktown recently launched a brand new project that we are...


The Many Faces of Brianna: Masking and Fabric Collage

Brianna McCarthy is a mixed media visual communicator working and living in...


Run Jose: Short Film on the Casualities of War

Run Jose is haunting and visually striking short film by MacDuff films. Abducted...


Jua Kali: Kenyan photography and sculptural exhibition

Jua Kali is a photography and sculptural exhibition featuring the works of...


Explorations in Black Hair and Self-Perception

New Works by artist Nakeya B. “My photographs examine the multiplicity of...