Green, inspiration from near and far: What other way than to celebrate the richness that is Africa.

“Africa does not need charity. Africa needs investment and partnership. Joining forces with civil society and private sector, including non-traditional players, like the fashion industry, has become indispensable. Sustainable development is my top priority”

- Vogue Italia Editor, Franca Sozzani

 
 
 

Image : Vogue L’uomo

 

These images represent how the African diaspora, so often misunderstood, holds treasures in terms of inspiration – crossing cultural and modern.

Present day African photography tells a story  beyond the lense, rich in colour and always pushing the envelope.

Take a look at how these talented photographers have incorporated a hint of Green in their work.

Didier Gondola / Kung'ara Kenya / Didier explores the French diaspora and how its flamboyant and exuberant yet still masculine.

Masasam / Héctor Mediavilla /70 year- old Hector in front of his family home in Congo.

Palesa

Creative Visual Expressionist.