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Kenya Currency Redesigned

Graphic designer Crystal Brown redesigned the Kenyan currency. For my undergraduate Graphic Design class as an assignment we had to re-design the currency of our choice. I decided to re-design…..

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Feature Artist: Adel El Siwi

Some contemporary art inspiration by renowned Egyptian artist Adel El Siwi. El Siwi is recognized around the world for his artwork that speak to the political and social climate of…..

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Paris in Niger

Samuel Gondolo juxtaposes scenes from Paris and Niger to illustrate Frances political and colonial influence on Niger in this photo-manipulation project.    

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Inner Cruise

Shot in Dakar Sénégal, Inner Cruise was directed by Tom Escarmelle and stylist and creative director Selly Raby Kane. The video is inspired by Selly Raby Kane’s love of fashion……

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Bragance

Here is another great feast for your eyes from non other than Pierre-Christophe. The series of visuals were designed for the ARISE Lagos Fashion Week, although the event was cancelled we…..

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Digital African Woman

Brazilian digital artist Moises Gomes work was inspired by photographs of women of African tribes. This project was used to develop his techniques of modeling, texture, shading, rendering, lighting and…..

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Rwanda

In summer of 2012, Mammoth spent two weeks in Rwanda, Africa filming for the country’s tourism department. The video provides a delightful look at Rwanda’s people, landscape and culture. But…..

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Meaning Motion

How does movement perform (or make) meaning? This question is asked by two highly innovative interactive digital artists, Tegan Bristow and Nathaniel Stern, in the exciting new exhibition, Meaning Motion,…..

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Highlife SA

Studio Muti created an illustrated cover for British Airways inflight magazine, Highlife SA. The illustration was themed on things to see in Mozambique’s capital Maputo. They  also did a series…..

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Favorite Nigerian Tumblrs

Contributor: Muse Origins Tumblr is one of the most exciting blog platforms around. You find so many obscure images on there…I even prefer it a lot more to Flickr. Also, you’ll…..

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The Boxer

The Boxer is part of graphic designer Sindiso Nyoni’s. The illustration is part of the  Mandela Poster Project where artists are encourage to submit their own posters inspired by Nelson Mandela.  The…..

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Marikana Onsite

Contributor: Barry Christianson  The City of Cape Town, which supports Open Streets, does not support an Open City. We, the poor, are excluded. Our homes are destroyed by the Anti-Land…..

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Mandela’s Speech

At a time when our cherished Mandela’s health is of concern, these words ring dear to heart and are just bring out the true spirit and passion that remind us of his…..

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Richard Mosse: The Impossible Image

We have previously featured Richard Mosse and his photography work in the Congo. Here is more from him as he reveals the stories behind the making of his latest film, ‘The…..

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Omar Victor Diop

Omar Victor Diop was born in Dakar in 1980. Since his early days, Omar Victor Diop developed an interest for Photography and Design, essentially as a means to capture the…..