The Nigerian festival challenging the world’s Afro-pessimism

The guardian | Charlotte Jansen:

Since the first colonisers landed on the continent, photography has been complicit in creating many of the modern myths about Africa. But as an increasing number of young artists get behind the lens to tell their own stories, the view of the 54 countries is changing… Read more

Image:  ‘Are you ok’ by Lakin OGunbanwo. Photograph: Alakija Studios/LagosPhoto