aidinnovations:

Jamilla Okubo is a Kenyan-American illustrator, painter, and pattern and textile designer. Based in New York, she’s also a student at Parsons the New School for Design. Inspired by African American history, Kenyan textiles, and fashion, Okubo creates patterns and textiles that speak to all of these interests, but grounds them in her own experiences. The Style Idle‘s Adwoa Afful caught up with Okubo for Okayafrica to learn more about her art and the stories behind some of her pieces.What do you think? - See more at: http://www.okayafrica.com/news/jamilla-okubo-textiles-paintings/#slide1

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westeastsouthnorth:

Maletsunyane Falls, Semonkong, Lesotho

westeastsouthnorth:

Maletsunyane Falls, Semonkong, Lesotho

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jusjahmagazine:

Happy Earthday Marcus Mosiah Garvey ❤️💛💚👑

5 QUESTIONS WITH… DUBMATIX

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Dubmatix (born Jesse King) is a powerhouse who has won a global audience with his stylized dub, reggae and electro mixes and recordings. With close to 30 releases variously available as CDs, digital downloads, on vinyl, plus various mix and remix tapes, he is currently juggling a handful of new projects that touch on opera, Punjabi disco, as well as working with The English Beat. He works at home and on the road. This year he has played in France, Romania, Belgium, Germany and Costa Rica.

Do prefer being in the studio or being on tour?

Touring is a truly fantastic experience. Meeting  people, traveling to so many great places and, of course, having the opportunity to play the music to audiences and watching they’re reaction. I feel very fortunate to be able to tour regularly and continue to expand into new territories around the globe. That being said, the studio is where I’ve spent so much time since my early childhood. The studio is like another appendage for me (ha-ha!). 

My father (Bill King), a truly gifted musician and mentor, always had a

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S. Kozlowski, Oczy (Eyes), Poland, 1959

S. Kozlowski, Oczy (Eyes), Poland, 1959

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Natas Loves You - Skip Stones / découverte //

Réalisation : Thibault Dumoulin