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Month: March 2019

Meet Ade with the wave, visual artist making surreal album art through experimental visuals

The more original a piece of art, the more it grabs our attention, if there was ever a saturated market of music album art we praise creatives who subvert the obvious choices in imagery and style. One clear example is seen in the work of Ade with the wave. We had an interview with him …

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A Photo Series With A Message Against Political Corruption

In recent times, Nigerian Youths have continued to use creative means to express several aspects of life and living. Photographer Ifebusola Shotunde’s new photo series – No Place For Our Dreams, seeks to do just that, utilizing photography and augmented reality to narrate a story that presents the adverse consequences of immoral acts on the people, …

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Lupita Nyong’o To Star In Screenplay Adaptation Of Adichie’s ‘Americanah’

Lupita, popularly known for her role in Marvel Studios ‘Black Panther’ and Disney’s ‘Queen of Katwe’ is set to star in a screenplay adaptation of Americanah, a novel by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nyong’o said this in a recent Vogue magazine interview, adding that her fans and movie lovers …

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Meet Silas Adekunle, One Of The World's Highest Paid Robotics Engineer

Silas Adekunle developed an interest in technology at an early age, honing his craft through tinkering and tweaking amateur robotics. He also attributes some of his skills from watching videos on YouTube and dabbling in coding to now being one of the world’s highest-paid robotics engineers. Blurring the lines between gaming, robotics and augmented reality …

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Nigerian Artist Dennis Osadebe Dabbles In 3D Printing For His Debut Sculpture Pieces

Meet Dennis Osadebe, The Neo-African and pop-art Sculptor who continues to push his ideas forward to the light in ‘Stand For Something’ Dennis continues to push the envelope with his standout pop-art style. The Nigerian mixed-media artist steps into the realm of sculpture with his new piece, Stand For Something—a declaration of his Neo-African movement. With each …

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Adaptation of Tomi Adeyemi's Novel 'Children of Blood and Bone' To Be Championed By Rick Famuyiwa

Nigerian-American Director known for his popular films “Dope” and “Brown Sugar” is set to lead Adeyemi’s groundbreaking debut to the big screen. The Young Adult Novel ‘Children Of Blood And Bone’ by Tomi Adeyemi shook the literary world when it was first published and even picked up by Fox. As the Nigerian-American author has basked …

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See Black Panther Inspired Sci-Fi Novel By Tochi Onyebuchi

It is no doubt that Marvel’s Oscar winning award Science Fiction movie ‘Black Panther’ has turned to a (black) cultural phenomenon and a joint win for representation for everything within and outside pop culture. More importantly, the Black Panther mover has in no excuse made room in the mainstream sci-fi and fantasy genre for more …

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VISUAL Radio – The best new songs this week

The influence of Afrobeat on world culture isn’t that to be ignored. With more and more collaborations with foreign acts, the stereotyped ‘other’ sound is now respected and largely accepted with record labels getting more involved with local acts. Black Ears is a series of curated playlists by African musicians and DJs.  Playlists by artists with …

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Nigerian Digital Platforms documenting youth culture

Finding the right drive doesn’t come easily for many young people. With the emergence of more and more creatively cultural content comes the need for communities that serve as outlets for creative expression and an alternative source for modern culture, fim and lifestyle. These interactive platforms have grown significantly with these sites curating well trusted …

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