Ubuntu, one of Africa’s greatest gifts to the world.   The concept of ubuntu is found in almost all African Bantu languages. It shares its

Ubuntu Masks Read More »

Threads of freedom

Clothes, like fibers, can build threads that we can wear or we can build. In my TEDx ‘Threads of Freedom’ I shared some of the unpredictable journeys of my garments: journeys that take us from colonial rule to a powerful symbol of African identity; from the women who created the Wax Print industry in West Africa to a performance honoring the life of Martin Luther King Jr.

Threads of freedom Read More »

Scroll to Top