Category: Original Talku Talku
In the past decade, African sounds and artistes have continued to see a steady rise in global appeal – whether in streams, air-plays, international endorsements
Samuel Ajobiewe’s whole life is a creative process, and his family plays an integral part in inspiring and influencing the outcome of his paintings. Ajobiewe
“No matter where we live, we are all fighting to survive at this moment and this segues into our commonalities as human beings and our basic needs”, she explained
Akiddie acts as an online collection of African children stories. The startup writes, illustrates, and translates children’s picture books. All these stories,
We are used to seeing these forms of art but when I stumbled on Abinoro Akporode Collins on Instagram, I was very fascinated by his works. The fact that he makes
Charles’s biggest challenge is getting sponsors that will help him grow. Though he is currently working towards it and with time it will pay off.
Hanamel Onyxstone Kingston, is a writer, chef, and recipe seller. He is a Jamaican Nigerian and a graduate of English Studies at the University of
Imagine doing the things you love, infusing your career path and your passion so they become peas in a pod. Star Doc has successfully done
It all started with a viral music video – a cover of the track, Beautiful by Mali Music. The Port Harcourt based artist, August Chuks,
They say a picture tells a thousand words, which means photographers like Iyzpirations are tellers of billions of words as, with their clicks, pictures are
What connects a physics graduate with shoemaking? On another day, that could certainly be a good riddle. Kufre Jonah, a graduate of physics from the
Hutton Kilete, pseudonym, weirdnormal, a Port Harcourt-based painter, considers himself a mind-blowing artist. He believes that art is complex and if one could do any form of art
Obinna Ochem is a genius fiction and satire writer who writes his heart out on topics he feels drawn to. Controversial and timely, Obinna is inserting himself into conversations that matter.
Multi-faceted creatives are the rave and there’ s no better representation of that group than today’s feature, Chima Okechukwu. His story is told in this feature.
Uche Chiekwe realised that the coronavirus pandemic was going to stay with us for quite a while in May 2020, in the thick of the
Eli the Great and Cvilizedvillagrr created the most iconic representation of 2020’s #EndSARS protests. I catch up with them to learn the story behind it.
The best time to be a creative in Nigeria is now. Even though there are so many hurdles in front of creatives – from government
Damilola Kusamotu is a fine-arts photographer, actress, business owner and costumier with big dreams and an amazing work ethic. Meet her in this feature.
John Nwokocha juggles being a medical student with being a sought-after visual artist. He tells his story in this feature.
During my growing up years, doctors confused me. They seemed so serious; as if they were incapable of anything remotely fun. I grew up thinking
Kelvin Nuel is a young music director with unique ideas for the Nigerian music video scene. He talks about his journey in this feature.
Slie is the man behind Meaches Photography, a Lagos-based photography outfit. He’s this week’s Talku Talku-endorsed high-flying photographer.
From the theatre to the screen, May Okanigbe is passionately chasing her dreams of being a performer. This is a feature on her journey thus far.
Chinonso “The Revolutionary” Ihekire is a young journalist making a name for himself in the modern art scene. I chat with him about his journey.
Uche Nwaje is an artist in love with his roots. He chats with me about his inspirations and why he is a town-crier visual artist.
Hauwa is a social media sensation who keeps her audience laughing with her hilarious stories. She chats with me about her creative journey.
“Mizzle is an upcoming artiste whose imitations of popular artistes has endeared him to thousands of fans in Nigeria, and even earned him props with these artistes he imitated.
Another thing she does is to try and create copies for all types of brands, with different types of target audiences.”I try not to stick to one niche, to not restrict myself,” Folake says.
David sees mentors and role models in everyone who is into visual arts, whether digital or not.