When you meet a person like Willi, you receive something and you give out something.

Before Off-White, there was WilliWear. Founded by Willi Smith in the 70s, this brand pioneered what we know as “streetwear” today. By 1986, Willi was one of the most high-profile Black fashion designers in the…

When you choose to live away from your parents and your friends, you must accept not to see them when they die.

Bye Bye Africa is a 1999 film about Haroun, a Chadian film director living in France. At the beginning of the film, he receives the dreaded call from…

I started wuruwuru trying to make a magazine but ended up doing other experiments instead: I published an Instagram comic (The J Guide) and an album cover database (Cover Bank). I also started an animated short film (Hanky Panky) and an anthology of stories (Feel Good).

I chose these ideas…

Sometimes, it’s tempting to think I’m a sad person. But I’m not.

Most of the time, I’m just chill. I’m thinking about work. Or planning something. Neither here nor there. And very often in fact I’m happy. When I figure something out. When I write. When I’m listening to music…

I made my first website in 2012.

I’d just learnt how to write HTML & CSS and was eager to put my graphic design work on the internet. I called myself “an interface designer with a flair for advertising” because at the time I was interning with Kwirkly, a small…

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