About #Kizola

Defined, Kizola means One Love in Kimbundu, or North Mbundu, one of two Bantu languages called Mbundu, is the second-most widely spoken Bantu language in Angola, concentrated in the north-west of the country.

Art and Journalism find expression in KIZOLA,  aimed at inspiring social change . Together,  both mediums find their voice.

It starts with the principle of establishing relations with the internet user, making navigation a unique aesthetic. Political thought is represented by lines, shapes and colors . Paintings are accompanied by poetic vision. A poetic vision paints itself on canvas, words enhance the visual.

The intention is to try new possibilities,  and make creative exchanges in a curated network, parallel  to the officIal circuit of the Arts. Artists of disadvantaged backgrounds are sourced and allowed expression in a platform previously denied to them.

ONE LOVE

ONE LOVE is an expression of unity and cohesion, often used by Rastafarians,  Jamaicans,  and Reggae musicians. The feeling of unity and inclusion is prevalent in the website, whilst confronting social issues with great honesty and artistic  expression.

Art

Artists of disadvantaged backgrounds are sourced and allowed expression in a platform previously denied
to them.

Journalism

Art and Journalism find expression in KIZOLA,  aimed at inspiring social change . Together,  both mediums find their voice.

Poetry

Paintings are accompanied
by poetic vision.

#Kizola

Our Artists

Patrick Tankama

Prince Nusena

Joel Mamboka

Diane Webb

Zanoxolo Sylvester Mgqeku

Ayanda Ndamane

Antonio Capalandanda