Author: Titilayo Oladapo-Ariyo

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1-1-1-1-1-1" slidertitle="Dashíkí"][/rev_slider]The Yoruba borrowed the word "danshiki" from the Hausa term “dan ciki”, which means "underneath”. “Dashíkí” is used to refer to the loose-fitting pullover, a functional work tunic for men, comfortable enough to wear in the heat. The Dashíkí has moved beyond style to...

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-1" slidertitle="The KYF! Invitational featuring Rébecca M’Boungou and Clémence Matondo"][/rev_slider]The KYF! Invitational is a series of 8 videos. As the name suggests, the project is an invitation to collaborate, initiated by the members of KYF!. In collaboration - each artist presents a composition of...

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1-1-1-1-1" slidertitle="AFROGILE"][/rev_slider]Up until now, the black body has been just as hindered as it has been admired. In that wide spectrum of emotions and ambivalence its sight arouses, “Afrogile” highlights a precise characteristic of that body, which is also struck by numerous limits. The name...

[rev_slider alias="the-kyf-invitational-featuring-rebecca-mboungou-and-clemence-matondo-1" slidertitle="The KYF! Invitational featuring Hamid Moumen"][/rev_slider]The KYF! Invitational is a series of 8 videos. As the name suggests, the project is an invitation to collaborate, initiated by the members of KYF!. In collaboration - each artist presents a composition of their choice with...

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1-1" slidertitle="MOON MELANIN"][/rev_slider]Moon Melanin is a photo series that touches on the relationship between melanated people and the moonlight that illuminates us. The moon provides direct reflection of the sun and in this light we find aspects of us that have been kept in...

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1-1-1-1-1-1-1" slidertitle="SUITS AND TILES"][/rev_slider]Suits and Tiles is a representation of urban fashion and lifestyle, through the art of colours and shapes which sets a contrast between the subject and the environment. /*! elementor - v3.7.7 - 20-09-2022 */ .elementor-widget-image{text-align:center}.elementor-widget-image a{display:inline-block}.elementor-widget-image a img[src$=".svg"]{width:48px}.elementor-widget-image img{vertical-align:middle;display:inline-block} /*! elementor - v3.7.7...

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1-1-1" slidertitle="GOLDEN CABARET"][/rev_slider] /*! elementor - v3.7.7 - 20-09-2022 */ .elementor-widget-image{text-align:center}.elementor-widget-image a{display:inline-block}.elementor-widget-image a img[src$=".svg"]{width:48px}.elementor-widget-image img{vertical-align:middle;display:inline-block} Creative CreditsGolden Cabaret by Sergio Aparicio @_okobe_ Stylist: Elodie Fromenteau @___elomelo___ Muse: Estelle Digridi @estellethegazelle Clothing: @jessicapass.london @aeyhw2 @harvysantoshats 30SepFACELESS Hidden IdentitiesVisual Stories 27SepCITRUSVisual Stories 23SepDashíkíVisual Stories 21SepThe KYF! Invitational featuring...

[rev_slider alias="death-other-visitors-1" slidertitle="OYIBO JUJU"][/rev_slider]Oyibo Juju is an exploration around the idea that all our art and ways of expression were diabolical (juju) causing us to hate and neglect our culture. With Oyibo Juju, I am reimagining how old African Art is viewed; presenting them in a...

[rev_slider alias="green-1-1-1-1" slidertitle="IKENO"][/rev_slider]The IKENO Summer ‘22 collection as presented by Jemima Bornman /*! elementor - v3.7.7 - 20-09-2022 */ .elementor-widget-image{text-align:center}.elementor-widget-image a{display:inline-block}.elementor-widget-image a img[src$=".svg"]{width:48px}.elementor-widget-image img{vertical-align:middle;display:inline-block} Creative CreditsProduced by 199x / @199xorgCollection by Ikeno Clothing / @ikeno_clothingDirected by Michael Mwangi Maina / @mbaalamweziPhotography: @capturedbyodedeFeaturing: @kennedytig, Dalton Odiyo / @__odiyo, Deu...