The Digest

Read past issues of The Digest and discover the leading Black designers, artists and luxury brands that are making headlines.

Summer 2020 swimwear black designers Andrea Iyamh and shoe designer Aminah Abdul Jillil
Russia, Italy, Netherlands. Photographer LIz Johnson Artur finds black people in all parts of the globe
Beyonce Disney film Black is King

the artist and the muse Simone Leigh and Zendaya joined forces for an artistic and fashionable collaboration based on Leigh's sculptured interpretations of black female identity
Designer bags by Tschabalala Self, Mickalene Thomas and Athi-Patra Ruga. Theres more to it than Birkins. These limited edition Dior and Louis Vuitton handbag
Meet polymath Anne Dereaux. From studying architecture to singing and back to architecture, Anne Dereaux follows her creative impulses and nails it every time.

Interior designer and host of Quibi's Barkitecture Delia Kenza. Delia, known for her african-contemporary take on modern design, introduces us to some of her favorite high end furniture designers from around the globe whose work is equal parts art and function
Art dealer and galleries Mariane Ibrahim has earned a reputation for recognizing talented black artists and making a place for them on the global art stage, all from her eponymous gallery in Chicago. Where there was no market, Ibrahim decided to create one.
Fine jewelry designers Angie Marei and Matthew Harris transform gold, diamonds, pearls and precious stones into amulets of love, passion and power. Marei's collection Diaboli Kill conjures your inner boss babe, while  Harris' Mateo New York plays on the delicate quality of naural things

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