Groundbreaking African architecture is shedding a colonial past and identifying its own aesthetic

25th September 2017 Online Editor 0

The first Africa Architecture Awards will be held this month. It’s easy to be cynical about handing out trophies when so much development still needs to happen […]

Damien Hirst accused of copying African art at Venice Biennale

13th September 2017 Online Editor 0

English artist Damien Hirst has been accused of cultural appropriation after his exhibition, “Treasures from the Wreck of the Unbelievable,” featured a “golden head” that […]

Encountering the promised land: Rastafari in Ethiopia and Shashamane

15th August 2017 Online Editor 0

Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie would have been 125 this year. Perhaps coincidentally — and indeed meaningfully for Rastafari repatriates in Ethiopia — the government just […]