Tag: Photography

Opeyemi Olukotun captures human emotions and society in his paintings

We sat down with Opeyemi Olukotun as part of The Creative Lane, a series of features in which we set…

Tope Akintayo 11 Min Read

Self portrait, female gazes from Dazed 2022 Spring Issue

In 1972, there was an argument led by John Berger that women were portrayed as objects of consumption in western…

Eslah Ayenajei 1 Min Read

Amanda Kandawire-Khoza: The Pilot Who Runs a Thriving Art Practice

Craftsperson. Tick. Digital illustrator. Tick. Pilot. Tick. Entrepreneur. Tick. Community organizer. Tick. Amanda Kandawire-Khoza ticks all the boxes and more.…

Tope Akintayo 19 Min Read

For Women’s History Month: revisiting the Women’s Living Heritage Monument

In 1954, a group of four South African women launched what has been termed the “first attempt to establish a…

Eslah Ayenajei 2 Min Read

Azuka Muoh’s art explores pertinent issues with symbolism and language

Azuka Muoh was recently listed as one of the top 10 up and coming Black artists to look out for in 2022.…

Tope Akintayo 22 Min Read

For artist Matthew Eguavoen, the highest calling is to ignite change

Despite being a self-taught artist, Matthew Eguavoen, a full-time contemporary painter from Nigeria, has placed himself in the glorified league…

Tope Akintayo 16 Min Read

Deposit Photo rolls out free Say No to War collection in response to Russia-Ukraine conflict

Let's begin with these heart-wrenching images from the ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict. A "Say No To War" collection was launched by…

Eslah Ayenajei 1 Min Read

Harry Odunze tells the real African story with photography

Harry Odunze, a photographer and creative director from Benin, Nigeria, started photography because he fell in love with its vocabulary.…

Tope Akintayo 5 Min Read

Creativity is a lifestyle for multi-disciplinary artist Bertha Onyekachi

For Bertha Onyekachi, creativity is a lifestyle. She has always been very crafty and artsy. As a kid, her dad…

Tope Akintayo 19 Min Read
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