tumblr_mintolU3dN1s6ze5bo1_1280
Art + Illustration

Art by Folasade

Folasade Adeoso is an internet sensation. She’s well known as a model, but not as many¬†know how talented she is as a digital artist. I...

c582ukasz-kowalski-well-of-hope09
Art + Illustration

Well of Hope – Illustrations

These illustrations by Lukasz Kowalski are fine examples of how design and art can be used as a strong medium for advocacy. They were developed...

1507582_452773478184357_186910312_n
Design

Ads Libitum

These art prints by Ads Libitum are downright creative. Major African-American music legends are literally transplanted into vintage print ads, redefining these ads in an...

Duro-Olowu-Spring-2015 (9)
Uncategorized

Doro Olowu – Spring 2015

Doro Olowu is unarguably a master of print. Color, fabric, pattern and design all combine to create this powerful collection. Worn apart or together as...

the madame lookbook (3)
Collection + Lookbook

The Madame

The Nigerian women’s wear brand, Ejiro Amos Tafiri, recently released their latest collection, The Madame. The collection is simply glamorous. Beautiful satin, silk, lace, and...

HorploadWorks_Independence_1
Culture

1st October 2014

Emmanuel Ikubese is Mr. Nigeria 2014. He was true to his current title yesterday, as he celebrated Nigeria’s independence day on the 1st of October...

Solomon Adufah (2)
Art + Illustration

Solomon Adufah

Solomon Adufah is a talented Ghanian-born artist. Believe it or not, he is self taught! His comments about his work shows how much his art...

So-Yoon-Lym-04
Art + Illustration

Portraits of Hair

Artist, So Yoon Lym, was born in South Korea, but lived much of her youth in Uganda and Kenya. Small wonder then that this part...

Finals_ORANGE-CULTURE_Campaign-7
Collection + Lookbook

Orange Culture – Dovetail

Even though Orange Culture‘s Dovetail collection was released almost two months ago, it’s still worth a significant mention. This is actually one of my favorite...

color_burst_5
Features

Colourburst by House of Tara

Nigerian beauty brand, House of Tara, was a pioneer beauty product brand in Nigeria, way back in 1998. I love that they are still going...