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Dear White America
US-based artist Inyegumena Nosegbe’s newspaper project is a poignant look at police brutality.
Giving back with ethical fashion
Eco-friendly and ethically made, Allmade pushes the boundaries of the ordinary t-shirt.
The font of life
Download and donate to the millions living without water.
Hooded: Subversion through photography
Myles Loftin confronts the stereotype of the hooded black man in a new multimedia project.
World Water Day 2017 will look at the way we manage the precious resource during every part of the water cycle.
Nana Oforiatta – Ayim and the encyclopaedia of African art and culture
African art, advancements, innovations and magic all in one place.
The Scene of Childhood
Photographer Lionel Jusseret captures the magical ways that autistic children communicate.
Photographer captures the nuances of a South African township
In an ongoing project, photographer Andile Bhala looks to capture the beauty of Soweto.
The rhythm of weaving in Senegal
French weaver and designer Johanna Bramble talks us through tradition and texture in her Senegalese studio.
Plastic Utopia by photographer Henri Blommers
This Netherlands-based photographer captures human waste within nature.
Swahili launches on Duolingo
At Design Indaba 2017, Luis Von Ahn launches the first African language course on Duolingo.
A constellation of shoe-box satellites for better farming in Africa
These shoe-box size satellites are improving the productivity of some of the most impoverished farmers in the world.
Low-cost healthcare in an easy to assemble black box
This experimental device tests urine in a reliable, cost effective way.
The Smog of the Sea
There is no floating garbage patch of trash in the ocean, just a whole ocean littered with trash.
The UAE says the first Martian city could look like this…
The UAE's space project made their intentions clear this week, giving us a glimpse into their aspirations to colonise Mars.
Photographer Paloma Rincón plays with shapes, colour, hair and even mushrooms
Paloma Rincón is known for her work with big brands. We look at some of her conceptual works.
Syria Street as told by GIFs
The multimedia project provides a nuanced look into a community trying to regrow itself.
Alternative reading in the time of alternative facts
We look at some of the works in RESIST!, A collection of defiance in the United States.
Interplanetary blackness in DUST’s latest animated series
Afrofuturism: Sun Ra explores alternative realities rooted in history and culture.
10 things a photographer should know
#1. Don't be a photographer
An instabition in misogynoir
Photographer Jacquelyn Iyamah created the Anti-Misogynoir Project to give women of a colour a platform to push their own narratives.
What if we can recreate and control lava?
gt2P, a Chilean studio investigates the material properties of volcanic lava.
Photographer Siaka Soppo Traoré creates a bridge between two urban cultures
These expressive photographs capture the feeling of hip hop culture in Dakar and Douala.
An alternative city inspired by nature
Designed for one of the biggest development projects in Malaysia, this Forest City concept is built around a rainforest-like interior.
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