Author: Jide Awulonu

[rev_slider alias="afropunk-1" slidertitle="Afro+punk 1"][/rev_slider]My home, Africa. My home sweet home, The home that birthed the strong “African woman“, The one that is taught to “work hard”. Hard enough to take care of her home from the second she can breathe, patient enough to put everyone else before...

[rev_slider alias="slider-2" slidertitle="Slider 2"][/rev_slider]AFRO+PUNK is an autobiographical editorial project depicting a journey through the exploration of black identities in the alternative community and the struggles and complexities faced whilst in the middle. Inspired by Grace Wales Bonner, Adam Pendleton and Basquiat, this project provocatively addresses...

[rev_slider alias="afropunk-1-1" slidertitle="SIPHELELE"][/rev_slider]I am Siphelele, A warrior, Princess, Nubian goddess, I represent every woman who’s ever been made to believe that because she’s female she can’t be certain things and she has to conform! I have no limits, You have no limits, I am Sipelele...

[rev_slider alias="siphelele-1" slidertitle="SIPHELELE 1"][/rev_slider]“I often wonder when I will be free. I’ve been trapped here for so long, I have been trapped by my emotions. They were once at my control but now hold me at ransom. Set me free, let me fly and be...

/*! elementor - v3.7.8 - 02-10-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px}IAMISIGO AW 16 “UNCAVED” This collection explores how natural fashion can come to anyone with no underlying systems, no mirrors, ones skill of bodily adornment is not based on ones own reflection. The phenomenon...

[rev_slider alias="it-starts-with-your-name-1" slidertitle="ORANGE CULTURE – STORY BOOK: STORY 5"][/rev_slider]Orange Culture continues its story book with a unique dynamic to love. Creative director, Adebayo Oke Lawal takes personal shots of 2/3 of the Adepetun brothers in OC pieces; Ademide Adepetun and Denola Adepetun. Orange Culture celebrates...

/*! elementor - v3.7.8 - 02-10-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px}It Starts With Your Name Someone telling you how to pronounce your nameIs like them telling you how to breatheThe essence of your breathMore than just phoneticsAn attempt to redefine youA redefinition you did...

[rev_slider alias="diary-of-kawthar-1" slidertitle="What’s Jumping Through Our Speakers"][/rev_slider]https://youtu.be/6cHCQQiHSHM?list=PLlYZF1gJRI6i0IRaFbrvtc28He3Osbn4q EXPLORE MORE SOUNDS HERE 10OctPlaylists | Sweet Sounds: Elevated Vibes by Favor The FoolishMusic / Playlists 01OctPlaylists | Sweet Sounds: Retro Naija Jams 90s > Early 2000s by Favor The FoolishMusic / Playlists 05SepPlaylists...

/*! elementor - v3.7.8 - 02-10-2022 */ .elementor-heading-title{padding:0;margin:0;line-height:1}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title[class*=elementor-size-]>a{color:inherit;font-size:inherit;line-height:inherit}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-small{font-size:15px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-medium{font-size:19px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-large{font-size:29px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xl{font-size:39px}.elementor-widget-heading .elementor-heading-title.elementor-size-xxl{font-size:59px}My Mother Did Not Give Me Her Tongue My mother did not give me her tongueAnd so: from time to timeI borrow itTiptoeing around so she doesn’t notice my theftI know she won’t mindYet...