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North African inspired artwork by Meryem Meg

Meryem Meg is a 24 year old Algerian / Bulgarian creative. Meg’s  inspiration stems from a love for North African geometry and organic forms of mark making merged with the Urban…..

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Colonial Bastard Typeface

A graphic design project by Zimbabwean born illustrator and graphic designer Osmond Tshuma. The Colonial Bastard Rhodes typeface is a post-colonial critique of both Cecil John Rhodes and the impact…..

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African Mix Posters

A little textures and pattern inspiration by graphic designer Elise Hannebicque. Inspired by Nelson Mandela.

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Joloff Branding & Identity

Designer Saana Hellsten rebranded an existing restaurant for a school assignment in New York that offers traditional Senegalese food. The branding of Joloff reflects the colorful culture and lifestyle of Senegal……

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Moondust: Afrofuturist Artwork

Moondust  is a recent illustration project by visual artist Sara Golish inspired by Afrofuturism. The inspiration has [like all my work] come from many varying sources. However, these pieces are heavily based…..

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Interview with Ghanian illustrator Kiaski Donkor

“SIGNATURES” is a video series dedicated to promoting and encouraging Ghana’s local and international creatives. In this new episode of “SIGNATURES”, Jason Nicco-Annan interviews. UK-based illustrator Kiaski Donkor to talk…..

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African Pinups

Latest project by Cape Town’s Studio Muti. We created a series of 3 classic pinup posters with an African twist. The artworks were displayed at a group show featuring South…..

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Creative Tribute to Madiba

Thousands of creatives around the world mourn and celebrate the life of Nelson Mandela. Hand of Africa Adrian Steirn James Abinibi Sindiso Nyoni Linsey Levendall Wessel Mathews Armando Mendoza Mpumi…..

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Bikonscious

From Johannesburg illustration studio Negritude Republic here is their latest project inspired by political activist Stephen Biko. Bikonscious Biko–Conscious Black–Conscious-Movement This Illustration explores the visionary of the 21th century Diverse…..

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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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Olaf Hajek: Strange Flowers

Earlier this year Olaf Hajek presented his work Strange Flowers. Always some great art and illustration inspiration. Strange Flowers, Hajek’s most recent body of work is a hypnotic tangle of…..