What I'm reading this week: Sunday 9th April / by Naomi Oluleye

  1. Sampha released a new film this week, Process, via Apple Music. Visually stunning and includes amazing scenes from Freetown in Sierra Leone.  The film was directed by Kahlil Johnson, the man behind  FKA twigs’ “Video Girl” music video, Kendrick Lamar’s m.A.A.d. video, and Beyoncé’s Lemonade.
  2. Must see exhibition - The Japanese House: Architecture and Life after 1945which celebrates Japan’s distinctive and experimental domestic architecture. The exhibition is on at The Barbican until June 25th 2017.
  3. So Pepsi released a new ad with Kendall Jenner this week and then took it down after 24 hours after facing huge backlash. The Guardian has written great piece how ad’s co-opt protest.
  4. Kenzo’s has released a new project celebrating Nigerian youth culture.
  5. Poor Snapchat, it tried but Instagram beat it. Here’s an article discussing how Instagram stole the crown to become fashion’s ‘social darling’.