Fashion Illustration Africa
BY TAPIWA MATSINDE
PUBLISHED OCTOBER, 2016
“A vibrant, visually inspiring sourcebook presenting the work of 23 dynamic fashion illustrators and designers drawn from across Africa and the diaspora.”
The emergence of a new industry
Discover Africa’s rising generation of fashion illustrators whose work is shaping what has until now been a virtually non-existent commercial industry across the continent. Given a voice by social media and the internet’s democratizing, border-crossing abilities, this is a young and digitally savvy generation who are also championing diversity in a global industry that tends to be defined by one model of beauty and style.