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Chronicling the African Renaissance

Identity Issue

Experience Africa: Senegal by Ioana Georgescu
4 years ago

Experience Africa: Senegal by Ioana Georgescu

My name is Ioana Liane Georgescu, and I was born in Bucharest, Romania. I did my undergraduate studies in the U.S. I graduated from Mount Holyoke College, with …
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Beaten
4 years ago

Beaten

“I’m not only speaking for my daughter, I’m speaking for every child here!” My mother’s voice was a tone higher than usual. “Madam, you may …
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israella |KOBLA|
4 years ago

israella |KOBLA|

My name is Emefa Kuadey. I was born and raised in England. When I was about sixteen, I went to live in Ghana (my motherland) for two years. …
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Artist Spotlight: Kelvin Okafor
4 years ago

Artist Spotlight: Kelvin Okafor

If you look through these images and think “these can’t be drawn, they must be photographs,” you are giving this young artist a great compliment. After coming across …
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The Beast by Inktippeddreams

It could have passed for a movie—one of those action types with the frightening violence, obnoxious red blazes, and mischievous protagonists.  But the unsteadiness of the camera …
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West African Fried Rice by AfroFood
4 years ago

West African Fried Rice by AfroFood

 

Ingredients

2 cups Parboiled rice

1 Medium green peeper (diced)

1/2 Medium red onion (diced)

1 cup Green peas

1 cup Diced cooked carrots

1 teaspoon White pepper

Salt …
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Snapshot: 3Az Concept
4 years ago

Snapshot: 3Az Concept

“Photography is capturing tourism in a still form and keeping it forever,” says Lika Ahonsi. A Nigerian-born photographer, Lika dubs her style “photo tourism,” and since she holds …
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Profiled: Toyosi Faridah Kekere-Ekun
4 years ago

Profiled: Toyosi Faridah Kekere-Ekun

Toyosi Faridah Kekere-Ekun is a Nigerian photographer whose work focuses on fashion, beauty, and portrait photography. After graduating from the University of Nottingham with a BA in Politics …
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Snapshot: Bigg Ayo Photography
4 years ago

Snapshot: Bigg Ayo Photography

Ayoola Akinwumiju, founder of Bigg Ayo Photography, was born in Nigeria but currently resides in Manchester, England. He studied Hospitality Management at the Manchester Metropolitan University. His path …
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Profiled: Wani Olatunde Photography
4 years ago

Profiled: Wani Olatunde Photography

I’m a professional wedding and lifestyle photographer based in Lagos, Nigeria. Although my business is primarily shooting weddings and portraits, I love watching and observing people, so I …
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