Meet the African Designers Whose Work Brought to Life the Fictional Kingdom in ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’
The Marvel film featured designs by Jomo Tariku, Candice Lawrence, and Tekura.
Min Chen, December 6, 2022
‘I Aspire to Change the World’s Perception of African Design’: Furniture Designer Jomo Tariku Goes Back to the Afrofuture
His work has recently been acquired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
By Laurie Pike, Nov 26, 2022
Editors’ Picks: 7 Events for Your Art Calendar This Week, From Jónsi’s Sonic Volcano to the Met’s Afrofuturist Period Room
Plus solo shows for Sylvia Snowden, Jaqueline Cedar, Gillian Laub, and Nick Sethi.
Artnet News, November 23, 2021
Period Rooms Usually Glorify the Aristocracy. With Its New Afrofuturist Room, the Met’s Approach Is Different
The room, which brings together contemporary art and historic works that evoke Seneca Village, is a vision of loss, hope, and imagination.
Darla Migan, November 15, 2021