Interview of Daphne Kasambala, CEO of Sapelle, an African fashion brand based in London.
1:54, the international art fair dedicated to contemporary African art has returned to London in celebration to its fifth edition between 5-8 October 2017 at Sommerset House.With 42 leading galleries from 17 countries across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and North America,… Continue Reading
Recently, the article on Boxers Braids in French Magazine, “Paulette” , had made react some readers, outraged that we can say that cornrows were created by boxers, simply hiding their African history. And what a surprise to see that among… Continue Reading
On the opposite to some african hairdressers working mechanically, Nadeen Mateky is one of those rare hair designers who managed to elevate african hairstyling to art.
African hair threading is a hairstyle that use to be highly popular in West Africa, not only it helps them grow but it is also a natural method to strengthen hair.
Ojheikhere is regarded as one of the greatest 20th century African photographers, he earned international acclaim through his Hairstyle series; a personal project that he did for over 40 years showing Nigerian traditional hairstyles.