Obou Gbais Is Painting The Story of His Life

The artist is reimagining Cote D’Ivoire’s history through modern, contemporary language and his latest project “Man Dan” Obou’s remarkably detailed style of painting comes after years of training and educating himself in all things Cote D’Ivoire. The artist’s work mirrors the society found in the aftermath of the Ivory Coast’s political-military unrest, putting paint on […]

The Rise of Filmmaker Akin Omotoso

From helming productions for Disney and Netflix to producing for Prime Video, the Nigerian director continues to build on his fervent desire to tell stories close to his heart. While he was studying drama at the University of Cape Town during the mid-90s, Akin Omotoso realized he didn’t really like acting. He liked it enough, […]