Marc Jacobs committed the most blatant act of cultural appropriation at this month’s New York Fashion Week.
Kyla McMillan is a freelance writer who is currently traveling throughout Southeast Asia and Africa and documenting her experiences. She's interested in contemporary art of all varieties, especially as it relates to racial identity. She's on Instagram.
An Artist Photographs His Depression to Destigmatize Mental Illness
JOHANNESBURG — “Those are white people problems” is often the response to mental illness in black communities across the globe. South African photographer Tsoku Maela hopes to change that.
Photographer Zwelethu Mthethwa’s Murder Trial Set to Resume This Month
CAPE TOWN — Eva Kumalo, the victim’s mother, has lost three jobs since the trial began. Mthethwa is still represented by the same three galleries.
Remembering Sandra Bland in Thailand
CHIANG MAI, Thailand — When I first heard about Sandra Bland I was in the Seoul airport, en route to Thailand where I would begin my journey across Southeast Asia and beyond.