High Museum’s new African art curator picks her favorite works

By Rosalind Bentley In the 2018 movie “Black Panther,” as a prelude to a murderous…

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco Hire Curator of African Art, Natasha Becker is First to Serve in Newly Created Position

by VICTORIA L. VALENTINE  THE FINE ARTS MUSEUMS of San Francisco (the de Young and Legion…

The British Nigerian designer making technicolor adult playgrounds

bySujata Burman, CNN Over the enduring pandemic, designer Yinka Illori’s studio has shared the spirit…

Black Theatre: Jennifer L Nelson reflects on African Continuum Theatre Company

by Jordan Ealey  In his 1996 speech, “The Ground On Which I Stand,” acclaimed playwright August…

The Lost Generation – written and directed by Jahmar Ngozi

 by: Joel Campbell A NEW play, premiering this month, evokes the spirits of Jean-Michel Basquiat and…

Niyi Okeowo Is Capturing Africa’s Future In Photography & Design

EMMANUEL ESOMNOFU Multidisciplinary art director Niyi Okeowo talks to us about his decade-long career, music,…

‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Dies Of Cancer At 43

Chadwick Boseman, who played Black American icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown with searing intensity…

Nigerians react as talented makeup artist paints her face to look like Buhari (Photos)

A Nigerian lady has gained a lot of attention from fans on Facebook after she…

Stormzy Remembers the Victims of Grenfell Tower

DAMOLA DUROSOMO The artist delivered a heartfelt speech on the third anniversary of the tragedy,…

Artist Laetitia Ky conveys her message with hair

Nickita Maesela Hair sculpture artist and Ivorian self-crowned goddess Laetitia Ky creates art that comments…