August 4,2018

The Diasporic Weaver

Adeyemi Adegbesan describes himself as a 'Diasporic Weaver', and you can see he's not lying with his intricate works. His creations are so distinctive that you'd

July 21,2018


One of the best things about digital art is that it allows you go literally anywhere your imagination takes you. Kenyan artist Iwakoli shows us this

May 26,2018

Hyperrealistic art by Chiamonwu Joy

Hyperrealistic art has undoubtedly taken the Nigerian art scene by storm and put it even more firmly on the global arena and in the media's eye.

May 17,2018

Ilda Baof’s Maasai Men

Illustrator, Ilda Baof, blesses us with this beautiful illustration of Maasai Men from Kenya. We are so pleased to see that African traditions are inspiring artists

May 12,2018

The Braids Exhibition by Shani Crowe

All women love their hair. But it's not just about beauty, it's about a statement of how women see themselves...whether in terms of culture or a

May 5,2018

2248 by Freddy Carrasco

In this series, Illustrator Freddy Carrasco imagines black people living in the year 2248 and illustrates their portraits...all 100 of them! Fred's characters are so diverse,

April 29,2018

Femininity and Sisterhood with Nicholle Kobi

Nicholle Kobi's illustrations are a joy to behold because they celebrate femininity, sisterhood, style, independence, and being black. We particularly love her images which depict the

April 20,2018

Dennis Osadebe’s Spacemen

We love Nigerian artist, Dennis Osadebe, because his work depicts afro-futurism done differently - in pop art form. His recurring space helmet speaks to a time

April 12,2018

Jeff Manning Digital Afrofuturism Art

No one makes us appreciate digital art quiet like Jeff Manning! His works literally scream futurism and fantasy. He takes particular pleasure in exploring the beauty

April 9,2018

Afrofuturistic deities by Manzel Bowman

Manzel Bowman is a genius! Your first reaction to his work is to go 'wow'. And then you spend a lot of time looking at the