african art

With Love, Illustrated Dreams | Claire Idera

For Eniola Claire (popularly know as Claire Idera), the dream was to be a model, artist and business woman. Eventually, as a fashion savvy lover of art, she found her feet in the middle, illustrating her interpretations of fashion.

Weekend Mashup No. 04

Our occasional Friday collection of awesome things we find while stalking everyone on the Internet. Mashed Up while dreaming of summer vacation. Morocco? Zanzibar? Greece? Still deciding. First of all, your pictorial guide to the vocabulary…

Finding Kelly John Gough

Striking, was the first word I associated with Kelly John Gough’s work, a capetonian artist who paints on the raw backdrop of wood panel canvas. Art, with it’s varied perspectives, deep meanings and diverse interpretations sometimes…

Experiencing Lagos: Nike Art Gallery

At the height of my frustration at the routine social lives most of we Lagosians live, I felt the urge to find better places to visit, hangout, and connect with my interests. I’m talking places asides clubs, the palms, Ikeja…

Pen Art From Ghana | Enam Bosokah

When I was younger, art to me meant watercolor on cardboard or pencil on sketchbook. I never envisioned anything more than those two mediums. I left art class 10 years ago and never encountered much of…

Ugandan Artist, Benon Lutaaya

We’ve read so much about this Ugandan artist who moved into paper collage because of poverty. His story is a moving tale of resilience against dreadful difficulties, and much like his life, each one of his artwork is…

The Return Of Ojo Agi

Another fantastic (re)discovery (special kisses to Cassie Daves), Ojo Aji, a Nigerian born self taught artist whose work provoke’s a second glance. Ojo Agi initially went off the grid sometime in 2012 after a major collaboration with Alex…

Ndidi Emefiele’s Art

It starts with the smallest thing: a bit of your attention as you walk past the TV and your eyes catch something interesting on the evening news, then you memorize that little piece of information so…

Sundust | An Art Collection By Sara Golish

Sara Golish is an artist I’ve mentioned  before , she’s Canadian born and  fuels her talent mostly into creating African art. She knew her passion was to become an artist since putting pencil to paper as a toddler and…

This Year’s 13 Favorite: Art Works

This year, www.blackfabulousity.com has been out and about discovering more on everything from fashion, through art and photography: collating  favorites from awesome collections to the art pieces I want hanging on my wall. I’ve rounded up…

Your Weekly Dose Of Art: Tatyana Fazlalizadeh

Tatyana Fazlalizadeh is Iranian African-American oil painter whose street art project addressing gender based street harassment drew me to further explore her works. Inspired by many things: the distress and injustices that people around the world continue…

ART: Your Weekly Dose From Sara Golish

  If there is anything i appreciate as much as art itself, its the people that create it. Sara Golish who is Canadian born  fuels her talent mostly into creating African art. Since putting pencil to…