Unscrambling Africa is a project dreamed up by a group of friends to document African urbanity. Kenyan-born Josh Kisamwa and Mutua Matheka, along with Joe Were and Lulu Kitolo, raised funds through a Kickstarter campaign (watch the video here) to launch an epic road trip to a number of African cities. […]
Ndumiso Nyoni: Motion Graphic Designer Ndumiso Nyoni is a motion graphic designer and illustrator whose work is a diverse combination of several styles inspired by AFRICAN themes. About the Artist Ndumiso Nyoni is a Zimbabwean illustrator / motion graphic designer. After completing his studies in Multimedia at the University of […]
Sounds of Suid Tronica is an independent record label from South Africa, owned by Matthew Fraser and Alex Coetzee. The label is devoted to showcasing the cross-pollinations between different musical languages. Their first compilation offers an absorbing insight into the label’s tastes and sonic territories. With 15 tracks from a wide […]
A passion for photography and the power of visual storytelling Thembela Ngayi aka “Nymless”, is a portrait photographer and the founder of Organized Crime, a collective space for creatives. His aim for this is to provide a showcase for African stories and a platform for artistic exploration. Themba also […]
English-born street artist Sonny gives 10and5 a glimpse into his life as an international artist.
Emerging designers Lulu Mutuli and Azra Walji collaborate with Heineken on a brand new clothing line, which launched at Lagos Fashion Week.
Get to know the young artists who took top honors at the 2017 Absa L’Atelier awards.
Ghanaian artist Zohra Opoku’s introspective multi-media work explores the role of textiles in disparate cultures and spaces in relation to African history.
Biker girls and medina swag, we chat with the North African ‘Andy Warhol’ Hassan Hajjaj.
What does it mean to be an African living in the diaspora? A three-part conversation.
Isigqi is Guinean-Swiss photographer Namsa Leuba’s photo diary shot whilst traveling through South Africa and Lesotho.
See these 14 contemporary African fashion labels that are celebrating the creative potential in the juncture between the hyper local and the global.
This month we’ll be exploring creativity from countries north of our border.
Following the recent Armory Focus exhibition in New York, we ask three participating South African galleries and the exhibition curators to share their thoughts on what ‘African perspectives’ means in the local and international art context.
The biggest and the best, the controversial and the playful, these are the stories that make up our 2015 highlights.