The best art is political and you ought to be able to make it unquestionably political and irrevocably beautiful at the same time. — Toni Morrison
It’s Black History Month (UK)! I hope this month highlights and presents opportunities for us all to learn and explore our past. Visit blackhistorymonth.org.uk for events taking place this month. 
(Logo above designed by Mike Norrington)
Oct 1, 2014 / 1 note

It’s Black History Month (UK)! I hope this month highlights and presents opportunities for us all to learn and explore our past. Visit  for events taking place this month. 

(Logo above designed by Mike Norrington)

Sep 27, 2014 / 3 notes

Creative of the week:

MARYNN

Sep 21, 2014 / 2 notes

"Activists, the new album from argentinian reggae band, Nonpalidece. Inspired on the album’s named, we designed the cover and jacked to showcase those latin american heroes and activists we respected the most, so the book contains actual information on those heroes, complemented with the band’s info and lyrics. Good music and great heroes."

Art Direction: Alfredo Enciso
Design: Alfredo Enciso &  Matti Vandersee
Lettering: Matti Vandersee

Sep 13, 2014 / 3 notes

Creative of the week:

Tsepo Makate

Sep 11, 2014 / 9 notes

Rest in peace, Stephen Bantu Biko (18 December 1946 – 12 September 1977)

(Credits are in the captions)

Sep 6, 2014 / 11 notes

7SUNS is a band based in London. They describe their music as a blend of Afro, Latin, Carribean, Funk, Jazz & Rock. Give them a listen here

E.P. artwork designed by Londoner and Brothers of Stripe (BOTS) member, Sam Peet

Dresden Soul Weekender 2014 poster designed by Karo Rigaud
To follow Karo’s illustration journey, check out her blog in the link below:
http://www.karo-rigaud.com/blogs/news
Sep 1, 2014 / 1 note

Dresden Soul Weekender 2014 poster designed by Karo Rigaud

To follow Karo’s illustration journey, check out her blog in the link below:

http://www.karo-rigaud.com/blogs/news

Aug 27, 2014 / 6 notes

Using whatever he has at his disposal, artist Howard Barry has been visually chronicling the events taking place in Ferguson following the death of Michael Brown (August 9, 2014)

View more artwork from this project here and follow Howard on tumblr.

Aug 25, 2014 / 30 notes

Rigour Studio is currently working on an ongoing series of illustrated typography that references classic hip hop lyrics which will eventually form a series of prints. 

Rigour Studio was featured in Complex Magazine earlier this year for a customised skateboard deck designed in celebration of Wu-Tang Clan’s 20th anniversary of Enter the Wu-Tang: 36 Chambers. Check out the article (x)

Follow Rigour Studio on Instagram for the next installments in the series.

Aug 20, 2014 / 23 notes

Join Cheyenne today for the Sugarbones store launch. Her work is inspired by girl power, eroticism, pop culture and all things cute. Her illustrations send a clear message against harassment and promotes consent. Stickers, patches and buttons are on sale. 

www.sugarbones.net