!00 years of West African Portraits

August 31, 2015–January 3, 2016 In and Out of the Studio: Photographic Portraits from West Africa presents 100 years of portrait photography in West Africa through nearly 80 photographs taken between the 1870s and the 1970s. These works, many of which are being shown for the first time, are drawn…
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Carbon Copy

Noncendo and Nonzuzo are twin sisters who are using photography to not only explore their love for photography but people's fascination with twins. The collaborative photo project Carbon Copy hopes to expose their similarities and nuance their individual artistic personalities. Their tumblr page is an exploration into their creative pairing.…
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Feature Artist: Lillianne Sara Akinyi

Kenyan visual artist Lillianne Sara Akinyi has a versatile portfolio from illustration, collage, and video.  Her instagram feed also highlights her experiments with mixed media art and photography. http://instagram.com/p/v5C_UHrw3k/ http://instagram.com/p/ublgGjrw4f/ http://instagram.com/p/sUxuL_rw85/ http://instagram.com/p/syaYJtrw8a/ http://instagram.com/p/uxb9enLw6l/ http://instagram.com/p/vApQFHrwza/ http://instagram.com/p/vAifs5rw-c/ http://instagram.com/p/rqF9M1rwxX/ http://instagram.com/p/stU_4Irw18/ http://instagram.com/p/sn9T1Qrw_T/ http://instagram.com/p/uWm88sLw5m/ http://instagram.com/p/qvT5i1Lw_t/ http://instagram.com/p/q_SikWLwzn/ http://instagram.com/p/qC8KEirw_3/ http://instagram.com/p/qaG4kxLw8Y/
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2014 Lagos Photo Festival

So much goodness this month in Lagos, Nigeria where the LagosPhoto Foundation kicked of its month long celebration of African creativity and photography. This year marks the fifth aniversary of the Lagos photography festival featuring artists and outdoor installations from around the continent. © Ade Adekola Staging Reality, Documenting Fiction.…
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Afripedia: Africa’s contemporary culture scene

Our friends at Stocktown recently launched a brand new project that we are ecstatic about. Roving throughout the continent this series hopes to captures Africa's full range of cultural and artistic scenes. Afripedia is an on-going documentary-project covering Africa’s contemporary culture scene. It covers the most significant and prominent creators…
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