FASHION UNDRESSED WITH MASTERCARD AT AFRICA UTOPIA

Celebrate fashion from across Africa and the diaspora in a day of workshops, talks and catwalk shows atFashion Undressed with MasterCard. See established and emerging designers from across the African continent take to the runway in#AfricanSquad or steal the limelight and wear your heritage with pride in our People’s Catwalk. Learn about African crafting techniques and create… Read More FASHION UNDRESSED WITH MASTERCARD AT AFRICA UTOPIA

Funlayo Alabi: A Female Entrepreneur Rises From Defeat

Four years ago, Funlayo Alabi’s business, Shea Radiance, was riding high — and then it almost went under. The Baltimore company she co-founded with her husband, Shola, was selling its all-natural skin and hair care products in hundreds of Target stores, in what seemed like the opportunity of a lifetime. But the demands of supplying and… Read More Funlayo Alabi: A Female Entrepreneur Rises From Defeat

Is this the year that African music will conquer the United States?

Whether it’s through hip-hop, R&B, Top 40 radio or Internet memes, Drake is a ubiquitous presence on our cultural landscape. Yet for all of his inescapable hits in the past few years (“Hotline Bling,” “Started From the Bottom,” guesting on Rihanna’s “Work,” to name a few), it was only in May that Drake finally topped… Read More Is this the year that African music will conquer the United States?

Collecting African, Caribbean and African American Art: A Seminar by Loris Crawford

Join EXPERIENCE AFRICA this fall in New York City as we present: EXPERIENCE AFRICA ART COLLECTORS SERIES Collecting African, Caribbean and African American Art: A Seminar by Loris Crawford, REGISTER HERE This series will introduce novices and beginners to the process of building an art collection and keys to collecting art by Africans, Caribbean and African American… Read More Collecting African, Caribbean and African American Art: A Seminar by Loris Crawford

Experience Africa presents SAYCON SENGBLOH (from Eclipsed) moderated by George Kevin Jordan from Shadow and Act

Experience Africa presents SAYCON SENGBLOH moderated by George Kevin Jordan from Shadow and Act REGISTER HERE. Saycon Sengbloh is an award winning actress who delivers sensational performance with her incomparable gift for dramatic storytelling and soaring vocal prowess. She is unparalleled in the breadth and versatility of her craft – both as an actress and… Read More Experience Africa presents SAYCON SENGBLOH (from Eclipsed) moderated by George Kevin Jordan from Shadow and Act