Lagos

Fashion

kenneth ize: "everything is transforming in nigeria right now"

Off the back of his LVMH nomination and celebrated show at Lagos's Arise Fashion Week, designer Kenneth Ize discusses the inspirations behind his eponymous label.
Amira Rasool
5.23.19
Music

prince of the lagos alté scene, santi talks us through his debut album

This is ‘Mandy & The Jungle’ – track-by-track.
Frankie Dunn
5.20.19
Fashion

meet the designers shaping the future of african fashion today

"African fashion is finally not seeking approval, but announcing itself unapologetically."
Mahoro Seward
4.30.19
Culture

skating in lagos with the wafflesncream crew

WNC is a skate company and clothing brand, cut from a similar cloth as Supreme or Palace but run through with a Nigerian ethos and POV.
Carmen Hogg
1.11.19
Music

this essential lagos playlist will instantly improve your weekend

Afropop your heart out with DJ Spinall.
Frankie Dunn
3.30.18
Fashion

backstage photos of lagos fashion week reveal a scene on the rise

Welcome to the epicenter of African fashion.
Briony Wright & Irene Ojo-Felix
3.29.18
Fashion

orange culture is the unisex brand challenging what it means to be a man in nigeria

“I was getting death threats -- people were telling me that what I was creating was demonic.”
Barclay Bram Shoemaker
12.7.17
Culture

photographer daniel obasi explores the taboo of gender fluidity in nigeria

The artist captures the nonconformist youth of his native Lagos through an Afrofuturist lens.
Antwaun Sargent
8.31.17
Culture

a nasty boy magazine is challenging what masculinity means in nigeria

Living in a country where labels are deadly, founder and editor Richard Akuson chooses to paint otherness as nothing but a beautiful time.
André-Naquian Wheeler
8.4.17