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Magic Women | Guillame Caron

Tumblr is a good place to spend your entire day. Really, you would find the most amazing, interesting and funniest things there , just like this series featured in Blanc Magazine. The artist, Guillaume Caron, reclaims the racial slur ‘coloured’…

Inspired By Popular Culture, Dawn Okoro

  Dawn Okoro is a Nigerian American artist whose paintings features bold, color saturated, sensual portraits of beautiful black women. The theme of her work embodies one’s search for identity through brands and trends with images depicting young…

Comical Art: A Critique On Modern Society

Rather amusing, the truths  in these exhibits. French designer, Jean Jullien created a series of humorous critique on modern society. With light and fun illustrations he plays with social relations issues of our day to day in…

Your Weekly Dose Of Art: Portraiture By Lionel Smit

Lionel Smit is a self-taught artist born in Pretoria, South Africa, best known for his contemporary portraiture executed through monumental canvasses and sculptures. These portraits seem to tell a tale of emotional strife … the haphazard…

Your Weekly Dose Of Art: Karo Akpokiere

Karo Akpokiere is a Nigerian born and based artist whose work is set a little apart  from the conventional oil on canvas. He displays his drawings and illustrations through various media,  T-shirts being one of my…

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…

The Fab Artist: Brianna Mccarthy

“Brianna McCarthy is a mixed media artist who lives and works in Trinidad and Tobago. Her work takes on the intricacies and dynamics of representing Afro-Caribbean women who are portrayed as being strong, long-suffering, exoticised and…

African Digital Art: Jepchumba

Art to me is a striking form of showing emotions and expressing feelings. Its about what i see when i look at a piece, and what story i believe it to be telling.  Its Perception,  what…

Art Infusion- Stacey Ravvero

Good day lovelies. There’s an amazingly talented person I’d like you to meet today …Stacey Ravvero. Pretty, awesome and a whole “bag of talents”. She’s an artist, sings, dances, draws, paints, designs, acts… the entire package!…