Interview

The Ivorian Concept Store That Doubles as a Creative Hub

Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire
Behind the scenes with Aziz Doumbia, the founder of Dozo — Abidjan's creative "embassy" that serves as a home for Cote d'Ivoire's most notable brands and its emerging creative culture.
NOTES ON IDENTITY /
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Izin Akhabau

"I am a proud child of Africa, but sometimes home feels foreign to me"

So much of my culture is alien to me — I’m not fluent in the language and I’ve only ever spent 3 weeks back home. Am I an outsider?Read the story →
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Interview

In Conversation With Diana Ejaita on Creating a Dialogue Between Cultures

Berlin, Germany / Lagos, Nigeria
The Nigerian-Italian illustrator and textile artist speaks on paying homage to her roots in her work, Wear Your Mask, and her recent cover story 'Iya ni wura' for the New Yorker.
Interview

The African-Australian Brand Keeping Community and Culture First

Melbourne, Australia
Notes on Sisterhood, Identity, and Community with the Sibling Duo Behind Melbourne’s Collective Closets