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Wangechi Mutu Takes On Transmutation As a New Form of Existentialism

© Wangechi Mutu. Beneath lies the Power, 2014. Courtesy the Artist and Victoria Miro, London.   Wangechi Mutu draws from stances as varied as East African folklore, Western popular culture, gender, sexuality, race,…

Artsi Ifrach | The Fashion Chronicles of A Dream Catcher

Artsi Ifrach | The Fashion Chronicles of A Dream Catcher

Art/C – Bahlawan Collection SS13. Photo by Laila Hida. If life were a canvas, Artsi Ifrach would be the weaver of its very substance.  For the past 7 years, the creative wunderkind behind…

Mary Sibande | Triumph Over Prejudice

Mary Sibande | Triumph Over Prejudice

© Mary Sibande. Her Majesty Queen Sophie, 2010. Courtesy of Gallery Momo, Johannesburg.   The art of Mary Sibande tells the tale of her alter-ego character, ‘Sophie’, a domestic servant who finds refuge…

Fashion's Maverick of The Arts

Stella Jean | Fashion’s Maverick of The Arts

Ever since her eponymous fashion label was set to orbit the international fashion sphere merely three years ago, Stella Jean has been appearing on the radar of some of the industry’s most discerning opinion leaders. Jean’s…

Ingrid Baars | The Poetic Psyche of Female Iconography

Ingrid Baars | The Poetic Psyche of Female Iconography

The life of an artist is that of an impetus to humanity’s search for beauty, truth and understanding. A breed entirely apart, struggling to bring forth onto the canvas of a chosen media, feelings…

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Mamadou Cissé | A Griot For Modern Cosmopolis

At the antipode of countryside mythology and suburbian utopianism, the imaginary cities of Mamadou Cissé burst forth from their colourful grids across the landscape of the creative spectrum.

This Undreamt Descent | Wangechi Mutu Exhibits at Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden Baden

This Undreamt Descent | Wangechi Mutu Exhibits at Kunsthalle Baden Baden

With a striking mise-en-scène, This Undreamt Descent, the solo exhibition of mixed media artist Wangechi Mutu at the Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden could hardly find a title more befitting. Between object, installation and setting…

BUKI AKIB | Crafting At The Core Of Luxury

Buki Akib | Crafting At The Core Of Luxury

Luxury brands are usually synonymous with craftsmanship, exclusivity and premium products 

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