August 25,2018

Descent by Ellsphee

All round South African artist, Sphelele Gumede a.k.a. Ellsphee, brings us this weirdly creative illustrations /52.177(Of 52.177). This series is a personal project for Ellsphee. They

August 20,2018

Hyperrealism with Silas Onoja

Recently, several Nigerian have been in the limelight for their hyperrealism paintings. These are painting that make you doubt whether what you see is a painting

August 17,2018

Fantastical African Portraits

Who wants an Instagram portrait?! Everyone should if Von.Hall is going to be creating it! This artist's style is so appealing because of the ephemeral nature

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