Sankofa in the Akan language means "Go back and get it" as we must in order to move forward.
This ancient saying illustrates not only a realization of self and vision but also the understanding of oneself as a part of a collective cultural group.
That is something that I feel, learn and enjoy through arts and media. And more specifically with social media. I display and share the little discoveries here since 2012.
“Your perceptions become your reality” by Nikissi Serumaga-Jamo.
Am I Going Too Fast? is a poetic documentary filmed in Nakuru and Nairobi, Kenya by Hank Willis Thomas and Christopher Myers. As successful applicants of the Sundance Institute Short Film Challenge, it was one of 5 short films to receive a $10,000 prize and premiere at a private event at Sundance.
Tate Britain present: Migrations: Journeys into British Art
An exhibition which explores British art through the theme of migration from 1500 to present day. Frank Bowling , O.B.E., RA, who is the first Black artist elected as a Royal Academician, features as part of this seven month exhibition. A must see for creatives curious about the progression of the nations art.
Migrations: Journeys into British Art, until 12 August 2012