valentino-spring-summer-2016-campaign-by-steve-mccurry-9
Fashion + Style

Valentino Spring/Summer 2016

Now this is one rendition of an “Out of Africa” photoshoot that we love! And that’s because everything fits in this Spring/Summer 2016 lookbook. Valentino expertly...

queen104
Photography

Nubian Portraits

Last year, Ugandan photographer Papa Shabani completed an Artist-In-Residence tenure at Kuona Trust Art Centre in Nairobi, Kenya. During his time in Nairobi, he interacted...

1450962860515 (1)
Photography

Are We Good Enough

Somehow, you don’t realise how much headgear is a part of the male Nigerian’s wardrobe; there’s usually one for every traditional outfit, and it’s usually...

9b3dc337835343.574dfb5e35360
Photography

Nairobi’s Kabangu

When we were looking at these pictures (after first finding them), a passer-by literally stopped and we started talking about how good the photographer was,...

532909_10206832163824050_4809672364624504253_n
Art + Illustration

Painting or Photograph?

A while back, the Internet went ablaze because of some paintings by Oresegun Olumide. One particular painting stood out because people couldn’t figure out whether...

nao6
Collection + Lookbook

Neo Serati Mofammere

First off, it’s terrible of us that we haven’t posted anything in a whole month! So sorry! Let’s make it up to you with this...

tumblr_o1xoh31gdI1v1hpixo1_1280
Art + Illustration

Hadithi: Letters to your Younger Self

Hadithi is a letter and illustration project by Sandra Chege from Kenya. We love it! Hadithi means story in Swahili. Sandra has asked people to “write...

Sessoms-Josh-Artist-Nebethet
Art + Illustration

Ritual Spirits

In this Ritual Spirit series, artist Josh Sessoms reflects ancient Egyptian goddesses. Here, he reflects the goddesses Moot, the unseen life force flowing through the...

Chinedu Ukabam for WaterCarryMeGo by Jalani Morgan_MG_4975
Fashion + Style

Water Carry Me Go Exhibition

These Afro-pop Designers were featured in in Toronto’s Largest Alternative Design Event earlier in February. The exhibition took place at the Royal Ontario Museum and...

IMG_7355
Collection + Lookbook

Jason Porshe Kairos x Chronos resort ’16

We are happy to present Jason Porshe’s latest collection Kairos x Chronos resort ’16. The designer once again brings to bear his classic and ageless...