20 photographers capturing the beauty of modern Africa to follow in 2020
Ghanaian art and culture platform Manju Journal curate a selection of up-and-coming photographers you need to follow on Instagram.
Introducing the stylish taxi bikers of Kinshasa
Part extra-legal solution to chronic traffic problems, part gang of freewheeling sartorial renegades, the Wewa are a distinctive, and dapper, fixture of the Congolese capital city.
this photographer documents the fashionable twins of nigeria
Stephen Tayo explores the duality of twinship through his raw images.
what do we mean when we say ‘auntie’?
A new exhibition is an attempt to add depth and understanding to the colloquialism.
what's a pith helmet and why is melania trump wearing one in kenya?
Twitter called out the First Lady for her highly inappropriate accessory.
ruth ossai's vibrant studio portraits celebrate nigerian tradition
The young photographer takes influence from traditional Nollywood movies and old Igbo gospel videos — even when she's collaborating with Miu Miu or Kenzo.
the folklore lets you shop africa's coolest cult brands
Amira Rasool's new online retail concept aims to give African and diaspora designers more than just attention.
backstage photos of lagos fashion week reveal a scene on the rise
Welcome to the epicenter of African fashion.
Briony Wright & Irene Ojo-Felix
daniel obasi's fashion film explores being 'alien' in nigeria
The photographers afrofuturistic short, 'An Alien in Town' illuminates how African fashion and culture are perceived by foreigners.
an ambitious documentary photo project traces lgbtq africans in the diaspora
Mikael Owunna’s ‘Limit(less) Africans’ is a stunning visual tapestry of queer Africans’ styles, expressions, and communities.
namsa leuba's bright portraits splice guinean spirituality and fashion
"Women have their place now. We show another sensibility and point of view of the images."
powerful photos exploring albino identity in sub-saharan africa
Ugandan photographer Sarah Waiswa documents a woman’s defiance in the face of discrimination in her award-winning series "Stranger in a Familiar Land.”