The NEST Collective

Ladies and Gentlemen, Photographer Extraordinaire, OSBORNE MACHARIA
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Osborne Macharia needs no introduction. And not just because his work still leaves us lost for words. (And if you know us, we love us a long blogpost!) His thought-provoking concepts, done with an adroit precision and the élan of...
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NOT AFRICAN ENOUGH: A Formidable Rejoinder By The NEST Collective
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There are 55 recognised countries in Africa. Well, if we want to get into semantics, different sources will quote the continent having either 54 or 56 states (The independence of Somaliland and Western Sahara is disputed). In Kenya alone, there...
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Creating characters, elaborating backstories, conveying emotions and future aspirations, the stylists work by Sunny Dolat - Part II #TheStylist #Series #tdsvoices
Creating characters, elaborating backstories, conveying emotions and future aspirations, the stylists work by Sunny Dolat – Part II
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Stylists in the local scene are, as Sunny puts it “an odd batch of people who work behind the scenes and are sometimes never seen.” There is still confusion as to the work of a stylist, he explains, with some...
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As poets use words, stylists are storytellers through fashion, Sunny Dolat
As poets use words, stylists are storytellers through fashion, Sunny Dolat
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“I find clothes to be a great medium through which people can express themselves and tell stories,” Sunny Dolat begins. Sunny’s journey into fashion began years ago with his first fashion job whilst he was in high school. He started...
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Ajuma Nasenyana as Ajuma in ‘To Catch A Dream’
TO CATCH A DREAM SHORT FASHION FILM
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This year, Chico Leco premiered in February 2015, their latest fashion short film called “To Catch a Dream,” starring Ajuma Nasenyana and 8 Kenyan designers. Ajuma is a grieving widow who is desperate to stop her recurring nightmares. In an effort to end...
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Trailer for The NEST Collective's second fashion film project in collaboration with Chico Leco - To Catch A Dream, starring Ajuma Nasenyana. The Designers Studio Kenya Fashion
The NEST and Chico Leco presents To Catch A Dream Fashion Film
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We love anything bold, daring and conversation starting. The NEST Collective does exactly that. With a team of 12, they started their journey to create an artistic multidisciplinary collective with the "aim of exploring our troubling modern identities, re-imagining our...
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