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we are thenublack: Afro Urbanites

9th May 2011 |

Introduce yourselves

Faiza Farah and Tsedey Seifu, founders of Afro Urbanites – based out of the beautiful Oakland, California. We’re an organization with an aim to make meaningful connections with urban people everywhere. We bring urbanites together through … Read More

iamthenublack: Robert Trujillo

25th October 2010 |

Introduce yourself

Peace, my name is Robert Trujillo and I’m an artist from The Bay Area, California.  I mostly do Illustration and Murals. I am the father of a beautiful and inspiring little boy who wakes me up at 7am … Read More

iamthenublack: Elisha of Homegirls Hand Grenades

12th July 2010 |

introduce yourself

Born and raised on the Westcoast (Cali), now residing in the southeast

(North carolina), and i’m learning it ain’t where you’re from, it’s where you’re at. people say i’m easy-going, free-spirited.. … Read More

iamthenublack: Terry M

5th April 2010 |

introduce yourself

I’m a 21-year-old graphic designer, illustrator, artist, student, freelancer from California with an extremely overactive imagination and a short attention span.

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We bring ourselves … Read More

iamthenublack: S. Kamau Mucoki

25th January 2010 |

introduce yourself

Photographer, blogger. Kenyan. Born in Cailfornia, raised in Kenya, spent entire adulthood in these United States. Currently living in New York City. In my blog AFRICA.VISUAL_MEDIA I try to find connections between Africa and the West, … Read More

iamthenublack: Joshua ‘Juicy J’ Hooper

11th January 2010 |

introduce yourself

My name is Joshua Hooper. I’m a full-time  graphic artist/ illustrator, part-time blogger, and an aspiring super-villain. My art alias is Juicy J. I’m based out of Atlanta, Georgia, but plan to … Read More


20th October 2009 |

I’m hoping the ICA will pick up on this movie for their monthly Black Filmmakers event.

Directed by Ted Woods – narrated by Ben Harper and Tariq Black Thought of The Roots. The film Whitewash features music by The Roots … Read More

thenublack: filmmakers

17th October 2008 |

I had the priveledge of attending the launch of the 9th Black Film Festival in London and it was so nice to be amongst (not only the gorgeous Idris Elba) young and old black talent – people who were veterans … Read More