The past is now the present: the prominence of nostalgia

The past is now the present: the prominence of nostalgia

Nostalgia is the trend of the 2020s. The influence of Y2K can mainly be seen in arenas like beauty and fashion to industries like technology – its expansive reach. A quick scroll

Michelle Yeoh’s Golden Globes speech highlights the challenges of aging in Hollywood

Michelle Yeoh’s Golden Globes speech highlights the challenges of aging in Hollywood

‘Everything Everywhere All At Once’ stormed cinemas worldwide in 2022 with its genre-bending approach and chaotic style behind a profound yet simple, philosophical message.  Over six months after its release, viewers still

AI and Art Is Reimagining Indian Partition 75 years later

AI and Art Is Reimagining Indian Partition 75 years later

Pakistani pop culture took the world by storm in 2022. From the year’s most googled song, Pasoori, to a new MCU Pakistani superhero in Ms. Marvel, Pakistanis created inspired by the forgotten

Beyond dance & music’s virality in South Africa

Beyond dance & music’s virality in South Africa

It goes without saying that South Africa’s dance and music scene holds a strong global position in contemporary party and dance culture. With Amapiano being blasted from club speakers in every part

Luxury fashion conglomerates: the death of fashion innovation?

Luxury fashion conglomerates: the death of fashion innovation?

Just four weeks after Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele’s abrupt exit, the Kering-owned brand announced their return to Milan men’s fashion week for the first time in three years. Michele’s signature of

What makes Jacquemus so special? A look at the SS23 collection

What makes Jacquemus so special? A look at the SS23 collection

Three months after Paris fashion week ended, Jacquemus welcomed us into a summery, Provençal chic paradise for their Spring/Summer 2023 collection – Le Raphia. As the name suggests, this collection was all

In conversation with Ryan Coogler director of Wakanda Forever: Black Panther

In conversation with Ryan Coogler director of Wakanda Forever: Black Panther

At the age of 36 the African American filmmaker and producer from Oakland, California directed the world’s first black African-based Marvel movies featuring the best of black talent for its cast. From

The emerging inclusivity toward the LGBT Community in Modern Rap Culture

The emerging inclusivity toward the LGBT Community in Modern Rap Culture

EARLIER THIS YEAR, RAPPER ISAIAH RASHAD’S UNEXPECTED OUTING REVEALED THE CURRENT ATTITUDE OF THE HIP-HOP COMMUNITY TOWARD QUEERFOLK. RASHAD RECEIVED A SURPRISINGLY WHOLESOME RESPONSE, BEING MET WITH LOVE AND ACCEPTANCE DESPITE THE

Faith Trade, a tale of two clashing worlds

Faith Trade, a tale of two clashing worlds

Raphael Boamah-Asare continues to visually command attention with his narrative realism cinematography in this ode to black manhood in the UK. In his latest piece, Faith Trade, Boamah-Asare dives into the world

Sex, Gen Z & ‘The Big O’ book launch

Sex, Gen Z & ‘The Big O’ book launch

The dating game has changed dramatically from what we’ve known it to be. Freed from taboo stigmas, sex talk has now become a familiar and integral ingredient on our timelines. There we

The Amalgamation of ABAGA VELLI

The Amalgamation of ABAGA VELLI

ABAGA VELLI's power lies in its emotive communication, which is distilled into various expressions. Right now, the most prominent element of the brand is the clothing which is depicted meticulously in photo

Koya Adebanjo comments on conforming to trends in creative direction debut “Self-Projection”

Koya Adebanjo comments on conforming to trends in creative direction debut “Self-Projection”

EDITORIAL: Self-Projection by Koya Adebanjo