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Sid El Houari, Wahran

Take a look at editorial illustrations of Wahran, Algeria by illustrator Benali Amine. The illustrations portray the architecture and monuments of Wahran.  

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Framed

Framed is a photo project by Francois Beaurain highlighting barber and other shops’ signs from Monrovia. Ignored in the West and not valued locally, these signs are, though, integral part…..

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Feature Artist: Meleko Mokgosi

Bio Meleko Mokgosi (b. Francistown, Botswana) is an artist who works within an interdisciplinary framework to create large-scale project-based installations. By working with figurative (history) painting, cinematic tropes, psychoanalysis, and…..

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Gorean Summer

Senegalese photographer Fabrice Monteiro documents summertime on the beaches of Gorée Island.  Gorée is one of the 19 districts of the city of Dakar, historically known for its history being part…..

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Blue Sky Over Dakar

A mixture of digital paintings and photographers by Nathalie Diserens The photos were taken during my field research in Dakar, Senegal. They focus on the tension that one feels as…..

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Things we lost in the flood

In 2012 Nigeria experienced unprecedented floods that affected more than 7.7 million people, 363 people were reported dead and more than 600,000 homes had been destroyed in over 32 states…..

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I’m 220

In this photo essay by Berta Banacloche, she chronicles the daily life of Nigerian immigrant to Trapani, Italy. Bancloche’s essay portrays the life of many immigrants that cross the sea from Libya…..

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Senegal Street Photography

Second installment of street photography by Anthony Kurtz. “In the summer of 2011, I volunteered with an organization in the U.S that sends high-school kids to Senegal to do community…..

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Collage art by Alexander Ikhide

Alexander Ikhide is an art student based in Bristol, UK working on his Art Direction, Fine Arts and Painting. His collages are a mixture of different mediums influenced by his…..

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Paying Homage to Mapantsula

In a series of photographs, illustrator and photographer Charles Senyasamore pays homage to one of South African sub cultural group, Mapantsula.

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Life Paintings by Mthetwa

Contributor: Muse Origins In the past we interviewed Zwelethu Mthetwa on his work as a photographer. Mthetwa is also a South African painter  that has gotten mass acclaim in South Africa……

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Tigray, Ethiopia

Here is a peak at an extensive photo journal of daily living in the region of Tigray, Ethiopia. We only had a chance to select a few of the many…..

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Digital Paintings by FaTma WaGdi

Fatma Wagdi is a digital painter and artist from Cairo, Egypt. We love her quirky digital portraits and you can most certainly see her personality shine through her digital paintings……

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Constantine, Algeria

Algerian photographer DJ Djalel captures the life and people of his home town Constantine, Algeria. Grey scapes, quiet streets, old residents and daily life in this town in Algeria. 

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Illustrator Laye Samb

We discovered the illustrations of Laye Samb. Samb is an illustrator, graphic artist and package designer from Dakar, Senegal. Take a look some of his great work below and check…..