Review: ‘The Everlasting Wave’ by Xavier Omär

Review: ‘The Everlasting Wave’ by Xavier Omär

I listen to music a lot during the course of my day. Its not unusual to find me blasting music in the morning whilst I'm getting ready for work, or bopping in the car during my hour-long commute to work and I definitely have a variety of playlists for when I go to the gym. [...]

“Capturing Modern Africa” – Agility Africa 2017 Photo Competition

“Capturing Modern Africa” – Agility Africa 2017 Photo Competition

I just came across an exciting opportunity for photographers based across Africa. Agility are hosting a continent wide photo competition and are specifically searching for images that highlight "today's vibrant, modern African reality". Winners can win up to $4,000.00 in three categories: industry, technology and cities. For more details about how to enter this competition [...]

Paul Sika and digital storytelling…

Paul Sika and digital storytelling…

The work of Ivorian digital artist and storyteller, Paul Sika, is as thought provoking as it is captivating. I especially love the extreme visual quality of his images, which, for me, entices me to engage with every single detail of each image. There is serious beauty in the rawness of his work. The more I [...]

Omar Victor Diop’s ‘Studio of Vanities’

Omar Victor Diop’s ‘Studio of Vanities’

I recently discovered the work of Omar Victor Diop and I had fun exploring his art via his website. I was particular struck by his 'Studio of Vanities' collection of photographs. He explains it best himself: These are the fresh faces of the continent's urban culture. They are black, arabs, caucasian, asian...it doesn't matter. They [...]