Elephant #46 – Autumn/Winter 2021
Autumn/Winter 2021 features legendary musician and artist Laurie Anderson (photographed by Mayan Toledano) on our main release cover and world-renowned British artist John Akomfrah (photographed by Lauryn-Alexi Ipinson-Fleming) on our special release issue.
Yan Wang Preston shares her recent photography project from England’s moors: With Love. From an Invader evokes the powerful, primal connection that humans have with the land. In State of a Nation, Furmaan Ahmed visits six young artists who discuss their first-hand experiences of living and making art in the UK.
Toyin Ojih Odutola explores the notion of home; Charlotte Jansen questions the connection between creativity and raising children; and Jayden Ali discusses the city of Liverpool, from its history as a slave port to a hopeful possible future.
The new issue also features contributions from Duro Olowu, Danielle McKinney, Julie Verhoeven, Jammie Holmes, Billie Zangewa, Tomoo Gokita, James Barnor, Anya Paintsil, Tanoa Sasraku, Phumzile Khanyile and more.