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Updated daily, VISUAL Magazine showcases a carefully curated selection of the most exciting and inspirational art, photography and film

Month: September 2016

The Art of Vigilism with Lekan Jeyifo.

“Shanty Mega-structures These images juxtapose sites of privileged and much coveted real-estate throughout Lagos, Nigeria with colossal vertical settlements representing marginalized and impoverished communities. It’s a visual conversation on how slums are frequently viewed as unsightly eyesores to be bull-dozed, leaving their inhabitants completely displaced. This is a standard practice that occurs from Chicago to …

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Above & Below with Akinboye Sunkanmi

Boye is a Nigeria-based Illustrator, specialized in comic books and graphic novels. My work explores narrative and African storytelling through traditional and digital illustration. He explores media ranging from gouache and ink-wash to digital paintings. My practice has led me to work for clients such as Farafina Magazine, Onward Paper Mill, True Tarpan UK, FansConnectOnline …

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