Category Archives: The Business of Art

Afrofuturism – Now, More than Ever

Afrofuturism now more than ever

8 September 2020 – Faith Honey – Johannesburg When Artist Lillian Gray set out to complete this exhibition, she had no idea how it would become so relevant almost six months later. Now, more than ever, is a time to stand together and to celebrate each other. Negative stereotypes concerning race and specifically black people […]

Afrofuturism and the importance of representation and humanity

Afrofuturism & the importance of representation and humanity “I’ll love you when there’s space, and time” – Janelle Monae, Dirty Computer Afrofuturism can be defined as a movement in literature, music and art featuring futuristic or science fiction themes which incorporate elements of black history and culture. But this definition does not capture the beautiful […]