Nigeria: Expressing culture through wood carving

By DIBIE IKE Michael Emmanuel Nnakwelugo is a sculptor and carver whose amazing art works…

When Creativity Takes Courage – Nigerian Artist, O Yemi Tubi

An artist like no other, Olabamiji Yemi Tubi, also known in the art world as…

‘My career highlight’ – Meet the SA illustrator behind the biggest billboard in Africa

AMA NUNOO Cape Town-born illustrator Russell Abrahams, also known as Yay Abe, has created what…

Derrick Ofosu Captures The Strength and Joy of Ghana in Photo Exhibition

Homecoming Gallery is a new online art platform founded by Karlijn Bozon and Nadine van…

Making meaning and art from forced migration

By: Setumo-Thebe Mohlomi Serge Nitegeka’s new exhibition Lost and Found confronts the viewer with the problem of…

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…