Anwar Jalal Shemza | Whoever Heard of a Black Artist? Britain’s Hidden Art History
Anwar Jalal Shemza was a forgotten artist who was one of the first to mix Islamic calligraphy with abstract painting.Tweet
Michael Soi | African Renaissance: When Art Meets Power
Afua Hirsch investigates the Kenyan artist Michael Soi and how his work represents questions of colonisation, violence and power. His recent series explores the role of China in Kenya.
Kenyatta and modern architecture | African Renaissance: When Art Meets Power
Afua Hirsch discusses the optimistic vision of Kenyatta through it's modern architecture.