Primeries is an African streetwear marketplace that connects shoppers to the best, up-and-coming streetwear brands around the African creative space. Our mission is to advance the narrative on contemporary African streetwear through a platform that shines a light on these voices, showcasing nuanced diversity.
UXL is a streetwear brand which started November, 2020. Regarding the discrimination that people, especially youths have gotten from their dressing, UXL believes in an Africa, where you are completely free to be yourself, without fear or being judged.
AVANT-GARDE HIGH FASHION MEETS AFRICAN STREETWEAR: AN INTERVIEW WITH CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF MAN ACQUIRED KNOWLEDGE (MAK)
Avant-garde street-wear is swiftly rising to the forefront of clothing trends, at last an era of cutting edge fusion between high fashion and street wear has been embraced by both designers and consumers in the fashion community and one of the designers embodying this fashion fusion, is Mark Kotun a graphic designer whose love for art turned into a passion for making cutting edge street wear. He’s the creative director of Man acquired knowledge, a street-wear label that combines art with Avant high fashion to reconstruct and design quality, intricate street wear garments.
We caught up with Mark to discuss his latest collection “born again”, his inspiration, challenges and more.