Jeyifo: What would the city of Lagos look like in the Future? | AFRICAN DIGITAL ART

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Lekan Jeyifo:

“These images juxtapose sites of privileged and much coveted real-estate throughout Lagos, Nigeria with colossal vertical settlements representing marginalized and impoverished communities.

It’s a visual conversation on how slums are frequently viewed as unsightly eyesores to be bull-dozed, leaving their inhabitants completely displaced. This is a standard practice that occurs from Chicago to Rio de Janiero, and throughout the world.”

Read it all: http://africandigitalart.com/2016/06/what-would-the-city-of-lagos-look-like-in-the-future/

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