AfroPunk London Installation

Construction. Deconstruction. Reconstruction

2016

AfroPunk London Installation

Collaboration with ScarlettC and Sonority

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I managed to snag a spot on the artist list at London’s first Afropunk Festival at Alexandra Palace. I don’t think I’ve been to an event in London that had that many so beautiful african/caribbean people showing off there styles and culture. Imagine. We had basically a day to set up a bung of cardboard boxes, assemble them into a structure that would actually stand up! Paint them all white while there not attached to each other with emulsion, then Paint/Illustrate all over them once they dried… All this before the festival started. the amount of times we had to Deconstruct this is enough to give up.

Fun Fact, I spent the rest of the day Skating around the palace. Managed to catch Grace Jones, Laura Mvula and Kwabs live! Hope to do more festivals like this.

Link to Afropunk pictures.

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Illustrator Artist muralist A Plain Jane