African diaspora

Delve into the rich history and cultural connections of the African Diaspora. Discover the diverse experiences, achievements, and contributions of people of African descent worldwide.
Mursi Tribe Ethiopia, Mursi Tribe Woman, Ville New York, Adam Eve, Photography Series, Colossal Art, Visual Culture, African People, African Diaspora

Photographer and designer Ceres Henry embellishes her portrait subjects with floral body paint and fresh blossoms in her Adam & Eve series. The New York-based artist hand-painted each person before the shoot, inspired in the moment by the flowers she had pre-selected, and then worked the three-dimensional blooms into the composition. Henry, who goes by Diaja, explains that she seeks to counter negative narratives and stereotypes with Adam & Eve. “The significance of this series is to…

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Darc Starr