Tag Archives: African

Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History Set to Display ‘Black Panther’ Props

To celebrate the success of Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture recently announced a new display dedicated to the film.

Noting the important cultural movement brought by the movie centered around the Wakan…

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Daily Paper Pays Homage to African Tribes With Its 2017 Spring/Summer Collection

Fresh off of an African-inspired collaboration with PUMA, Amsterdam-based Daily Paper is heading to Africa once again, this time paying homage to the Omo Valley tribes along the Ethiopia-Kenya border for its Spring/Summer 2017 collection. The seasonal range builds on past capsules with the label’s first-ever full collection of women’s styles and couples the pieces with a bevy of original…

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Yasiin Bey Named Creative Director of South African Brand Unknown Union

Brooklyn-born, activist Yasiin Bey recently announced his retirement from the hip-hop game and has now officially signed on as Creative Director of Unknown Union, a South African-born label based in Cape Town and New York.

With Yasiin at the helm overseeing the brand’s design concepts, the labe…

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