An Interview with Speech Debelle

Speech Debelle first came onto the scene in 2009 with her first album, Speech Therapy which won the prestigious Mercury music prize. Speech Therapy was followed up by Freedom of Speech in 2012, fast forward five years and Speech is back with her third album, Tantil Before I Breathe. We caught up with her to talk […]

In Conversation With Chantrelle LeNoir: The Fearless Expressionist

The talented Chantrelle LeNoir is a visual artist, model, host and public speaker based in New York City. Born in 1993, Chantrelle is a dreamer who expresses herself with every brushstroke. Chantrelle recently hosted her own exhibition, ‘Fearless’ which encapsulated her evolving journey as an artist. This self-taught expressionist uses the female form to express […]

Mikael Owunna Is Showing The World That LGBT Africans Are Limitless

Limit(less) is a photography project Mikael Owunna exploring and showcasing LGBTQ 1st and 2nd generation Africans through photography and interviews. I spoke to Mikael, the Nigerian-Swedish photographer and writer about his innovative project. What were your main motivations behind Limitless? There were three primary motivations for me, personal experiences, media representation and decolonising Africa. Growing up […]