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7 Artists Who Bare Their Souls
8 months ago

7 Artists Who Bare Their Souls

To showcase one’s art means to open yourself up to interpretation and critique from others. It is a truly vulnerable act that can often be taken for granted. These seven …
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Capturing the Real Africa with New Start-Up Picha
1 year ago

Capturing the Real Africa with New Start-Up Picha

Google “Africa” and you’re likely to see photographs of safaris and sunsets. For businesses hoping to market their products across the continent, that lack of realistic images of the continent …
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Changing the Face of Photography in Nigeria
2 years ago

Changing the Face of Photography in Nigeria

Although photography has become a more popular artistic medium across the continent, institutional support has remained a hurdle for most photographers. Nigeria’s Nlele Institute hopes to provide local …
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Photography Series Sheds Light on Rape in the Congo
2 years ago

Photography Series Sheds Light on Rape in the Congo

For years, the people of Goma, a city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, witnessed horrific war crimes as sexual violence against children, women, and sometimes men was …
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Snapshot: William Ngari aka Namuks
2 years ago

Snapshot: William Ngari aka Namuks

William Ngari, aka Namuks, is a dad and an entrepreneur with a passion for photography. Impressed by his work showcasing the beauty of Africa via Instagram, Ayiba’s Joy Mwaniki …
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Artist Spotlight: Omar Victor Diop’s “Project Diaspora”
3 years ago

Artist Spotlight: Omar Victor Diop’s “Project Diaspora”

Senegalese artist Omar Victor Diop never fails to push conceptual boundaries. Fresh on the heels of his acclaimed photography series “Re-Mixing Hollywood,” which re-cast Africans in photographs …
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Snapshot: Eternity Bound Photography
4 years ago

Snapshot: Eternity Bound Photography

The Snapshot Series profiles young photographers and gives readers a glimpse into the mind behind the lens.

My name is Ifeyinwa Arinze, and Eternity Bound Photography is my creative outlet. I am …
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