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Shades Of Noir Bringing visibility to creatives of colour from all around the world run by #ShadesOfNoir https://bit.ly/2LVsg3o
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Gloria Jean Watkins, better known by her pen name bell hooks, is an American author, feminist, and social activist. The name
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Gloria jean watkins, better known by her pen name bell hooks, is an american author, feminist, and social activist. the name "bell hooks" is derived from that of her maternal great-grandmother, bell blair hooks.
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Michael David Quattlebaum Jr., better known by the stage name Mykki Blanco, is an American rapper, performance artist, poet and activist ūüŹ≥ÔłŹ‚ÄćūüĆą
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Michael david quattlebaum jr., better known by the stage name mykki blanco, is an american rapper, performance artist, poet and activist ūüŹ≥ÔłŹ‍ūüĆą
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Born in 1983 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Ephrem Solomon observes his environment and presents socio-political works using woodcut and mixed media. Informing his work are views of the city and the people that inhabit the spaces around him, as does a fictional world that exists beyond the present - a reality that is free from the limitations of anecdotal recordings of experience
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Born in 1983 in addis ababa, ethiopia, ephrem solomon observes his environment and presents socio-political works using woodcut and mixed media. informing his work are views of the city and the people that inhabit the spaces around him, as does a fictional world that exists beyond the present - a reality that is free from the limitations of anecdotal recordings of experience
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We interviewed @robgoodwin.leatherworks talented artist, designer and maker, His work has been featured in feature films and commercials, on stage, in magazines in magazine editorial shoots, on catwalks and in gallery exhibitions. link to full interview in bio ✨ .
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We interviewed @robgoodwin.leatherworks talented artist, designer and maker, his work has been featured in feature films and commercials, on stage, in magazines in magazine editorial shoots, on catwalks and in gallery exhibitions. link to full interview in bio ‚ú® .
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Liv Chun is a Professional Scenic Designer & Costume Designer. She's also a Fashion Designer, Graphic Designer and Illustrator. Artwork by Liv Chun Design is exhibited in a variety of galleries around the world.
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Liv chun is a professional scenic designer & costume designer. she's also a fashion designer, graphic designer and illustrator. artwork by liv chun design is exhibited in a variety of galleries around the world.
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Tschabalala Self is a New Haven based painter. She received her B.A. from Bard College in 2012 and her M.F.A. from the Yale School of Art in 2015
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Tschabalala self is a new haven based painter. she received her b.a. from bard college in 2012 and her m.f.a. from the yale school of art in 2015
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I'm a creative director and stills photographer. Driven by the desire to document through image and video I am always striving for excellence. A lot of what I do is telling stories through images, be it documentary, editorial or events photography I aim to capture moments and inspire thought through my work. In recent years I have been fortunate to work with clients and celebrities such as, Kevin Hart, Jourdan Dunn, Nick Jonas, Google, HSBC, Maybelline, Adidas, SBTV and many more,
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I'm a creative director and stills photographer. driven by the desire to document through image and video i am always striving for excellence. a lot of what i do is telling stories through images, be it documentary, editorial or events photography i aim to capture moments and inspire thought through my work. in recent years i have been fortunate to work with clients and celebrities such as, kevin hart, jourdan dunn, nick jonas, google, hsbc, maybelline, adidas, sbtv and many more,
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Khadijah Ibrahiim is of Jamaican parentage, born in the city of Leeds, England. Educated at the University of Leeds; she has a MA in Theatre Studies. She is the Artistic Director of Leeds Young Authors and the Producer of Leeds Youth poetry Slam festival. Peepal Tree press published her poetry collection Rootz Runnin in 2008 that same year she toured the USA with the Fwords Creative Freedom writers. As a delegate for the Art Council England (Yorkshire) she attended Calabash International Literature Festival in Jamaica. She became one of the first international writers to attend the El Gouna Writers Residency in Egypt, 2010.
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Khadijah ibrahiim is of jamaican parentage, born in the city of leeds, england. educated at the university of leeds; she has a ma in theatre studies. she is the artistic director of leeds young authors and the producer of leeds youth poetry slam festival. peepal tree press published her poetry collection rootz runnin in 2008 that same year she toured the usa with the fwords creative freedom writers. as a delegate for the art council england (yorkshire) she attended calabash international literature festival in jamaica. she became one of the first international writers to attend the el gouna writers residency in egypt, 2010.
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Napoleon Abueva, more popularly known as Napoleón Abueva, was a Filipino artist. He was a sculptor given the distinction as the Philippines' National Artist for Sculpture. He was also entitled as the
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Napoleon abueva, more popularly known as napoleón abueva, was a filipino artist. he was a sculptor given the distinction as the philippines' national artist for sculpture. he was also entitled as the "father of modern philippine sculpture"
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Michelle Williams Gamaker (1979) is a London-based artist working with moving image and performance. 
She is currently completing a trilogy of short films (The Eternal Return (2019), The Fruit is There to be Eaten (2018) and House of Women (2017) which explores the idea of brown protagonists: recasting individuals of colour to play characters who were once played by white actors. Her source material are 1930s and 40s British and American studio films that are layered with complex colonial and race politics. She utilises the forms of plays and films through scriptwriting to propose new narratives and alternative structures.
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Michelle williams gamaker (1979) is a london-based artist working with moving image and performance.
she is currently completing a trilogy of short films (the eternal return (2019), the fruit is there to be eaten (2018) and house of women (2017) which explores the idea of brown protagonists: recasting individuals of colour to play characters who were once played by white actors. her source material are 1930s and 40s british and american studio films that are layered with complex colonial and race politics. she utilises the forms of plays and films through scriptwriting to propose new narratives and alternative structures.
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Funmi Fetto, a former beauty director of British Vogue and currently Contributing Beauty Editor and Columnist at the title, has over 15 years’ experience as a fashion and beauty journalist. She has worked and written for numerous publications including The Sunday Times, Harper’s Bazaar, The Telegraph, Guardian, Observer, Elle, Tatler (where she was beauty director) and Vogue (UK and International issues)
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Funmi fetto, a former beauty director of british vogue and currently contributing beauty editor and columnist at the title, has over 15 years’ experience as a fashion and beauty journalist. she has worked and written for numerous publications including the sunday times, harper’s bazaar, the telegraph, guardian, observer, elle, tatler (where she was beauty director) and vogue (uk and international issues)
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Fatma Al-Remaihi is a creative graphic designer and artist from Qatar. She studied at the Virginia Commonwealth University and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In addition to her work as graphic designer, she uses drawing and painting as an outlet for her creative ideas. Her diverse portfolio includes experimental self-portraits created with oil or seemingly surreal patterns drawn with ballpoint pen on paper.
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Fatma al-remaihi is a creative graphic designer and artist from qatar. she studied at the virginia commonwealth university and the school of the art institute of chicago. in addition to her work as graphic designer, she uses drawing and painting as an outlet for her creative ideas. her diverse portfolio includes experimental self-portraits created with oil or seemingly surreal patterns drawn with ballpoint pen on paper.