Neo Serati Mofammere

First off, it’s terrible of us that we haven’t posted anything in a whole month! So sorry! Let’s make it up to you with this eye candy from Nao Serati! New South African designer, Neo Serati Mofammerein, graces us with this beautiful lookbook of pieces inspired by South African youth culture – think innovation and…

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Hadithi: Letters to your Younger Self

Hadithi is a letter and illustration project by Sandra Chege from Kenya. We love it! Hadithi means story in Swahili. Sandra has asked people to “write letters to their younger selves at the point at which it mattered. The instruction was to look into their past and identify a moment or a period in time…

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Ritual Spirits

In this Ritual Spirit series, artist Josh Sessoms reflects ancient Egyptian goddesses. Here, he reflects the goddesses Moot, the unseen life force flowing through the multiverse; Nebethet, representing earthly consciousness, nature and the underworld; Hetheru, house of light or house of enlightenment; Tefnut embodying the powerfully feminine aspect of deep waters and intuition; etc. See…

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Water Carry Me Go Exhibition

These Afro-pop Designers were featured in in Toronto’s Largest Alternative Design Event earlier in February. The exhibition took place at the Royal Ontario Museum and the Harbourfront Centre earlier and was a huge success! We wanted to share photos with you. “The seven designers wove in mythologies from their cultures, incorporated materials from their environment,…

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Jason Porshe Kairos x Chronos resort ’16

We are happy to present Jason Porshe’s latest collection Kairos x Chronos resort ’16. The designer once again brings to bear his classic and ageless look in this formal collection. “The Names ‘KAIROS’ & CHRONOS’ were both gotten from an Ancient Greek mythology. KAIROS (kaipรณรง) – is an Ancient Greek word meaning the right or…

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Ubiomo Oghenoroh Portraits

Nigerian illustrator, Ubiomo Oghenoroh, creates portraits that are food for the eyes. We love his work on Instagram and we’re eager to see more. He illustrates on commission for comics, and is well rounded as a writer, poet, painter and graphics designer. Our favourite illustrations are below. And these colourful portraits are beautiful! Instagram |…

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