Reading Time: 3 minutes ‘SuperGrannies of Korogocho’ by Tobin Jones documents a group of elderly women who are proudly breaking the bias. These elderly women won’t let any preconceived perceptions get in the way of their drive towards self-empowerment.
Behind the Image
Reading Time: 5 minutes In a heavily populated slum in Nairobi, there exists a small secret society of grandmothers who have decided that enough is enough.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The British photographer travelled across four continents to photograph the unique identities of the world’s largest apes, on sale this week as NFTs via ART3
Reading Time: 3 minutes Uniquely drawing our attention and capturing our imagination, gorillas are a source of fascination for humans – a symbol of great strength allied with great gentleness.
Reading Time: 3 minutes A ‘party’ of bonobos is female-led; most parties have more women than men, and the older women of the group tend to be the decision makers and party leaders, to whom everyone else is submissive.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The name ‘orangutan’ translates into English as “person of the forest”. Orangutans are the gentle, quiet and solitary members of the ape family, the most mysterious species, and the only great ape species to reside outside of Africa.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Bored Apes Yacht Club (#BAYC) captures how apes are avatars of our inner selves, of our past and maybe our future too. But yet we know so little about them, and keep discovering more and more
Reading Time: < 1 minute James tells ART3’s discord community about the inspiration behind #JAPES and talks about his process and some fun stories of shooting apes in the wild
Reading Time: 2 minutes Part of Edition365 – a digital exhibition and upcoming NFT drop – Rebeca Binda’s image is an act of remembrance, prompted by the inability to visit her ageing grandparents during the pandemic
Reading Time: 6 minutes Ahead of James Mollison’s genesis NFT drop, he discusses the inspiration behind ‘James and Other Apes’ (#JAPES), a fascinating study of our closest relatives, while tapping in to the zeitgeist of apes in the NFT space