Top: To Live; Maharaki MJ; France, Martinique; 2013; 13 min
Bottom: A Tropical Sunday; Directed by Fabián Ribezzo; Mozambique, Italy; 2013; 15 min
Both films are part of this year’s selection for the 35th Durban Film Festival. Watch these and other short films here.
We teamed up with South African illustrator Thandiwe Tshabalala, creator of the Setswana ABC’s and Xhosa ABC’s, to bring you a series of art prints for purchase in our shop, A! Marketplace.
This August artists from across the continent and the world are meeting in Accra for this year’s Chale Wote Street Art Festival. Over 200 of the city’s artist will be creating collaborative projects between the 19th to the 24th. Come to the center of the world.
EXHIBITION: Trenton Doyle Hancock: Skin and Bones, 20 Years of Drawing, April 27 - August 3, 2014 at @camhouston #art #aadatart
Ten film highlights from the Matatu Film Festival in Oakland, July 16th - 19th, 2014. #art #film #aadatart http://bit.ly/1p0gbtf
“Huff + Puff” is the third promo produced for Just A Band’s second album, 82. The song at the tail end of the video is “Tingiza Kichwa”, also from the album. Starring Elsaphan Njora and the band’s mascot, Kevin(K2) Maina in a tale of epic proportions. This video was produced and directed by Just A Band as a challenge that is part of “The Big C” – a Norwegian documentary.
Folk, pop and singer/songwriter Y’akoto released her first album “Baby Blues” (2012) which reached the top 20 in the German charts. She has been compared to artists, Billie Holiday and Nina Simone. Perfect Timing is a song from her new album “Moody Blues” which releases on August 22nd, 2014.