Interview with photo retoucher and photographer Juan Stockenstroom from Cape Town, South Africa
Tell us a little about yourself. Where are your from, when did your journey into art begin?I'm 28, and a 1st generation Nigerian living in Brooklyn, NY by way of Atlanta, Ga where I grew up. I guess my journey started by what I am, what we all are. I was created and even … Continue Reading ››
Some inspiration from Philip Kwame Apagya a renowned Ghanaian photographer famous for his elaborate studio portraits set against colorful painted backdrops.
philip kwame apagya's formal portraits in front of commissioned painted backgrounds seem to be suspended between realism and a sort of naïvité, they are both unreal and hyperealistic: the dreams of african people are put on … Continue Reading ››
A mixture of digital paintings and photographers by Nathalie Diserens
The photos were taken during my field research in Dakar, Senegal. They focus on the tension that one feels as a foreigner, if you come to this country. On the one hand you can enjoy the life there, every luxury is available, it is only … Continue Reading ››
Alexander Ikhide is an art student based in Bristol, UK working on his Art Direction, Fine Arts and Painting. His collages are a mixture of different mediums influenced by his Nigerian heritage.