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Januwa Moja on the wearable art of regalia

Januwa Moja is an artist and designer who celebrates the African Diaspora through the creation of wearable art.

Moja refers to her designs as “regalia,” utilizing unique combinations of traditional African prints and fabrics to celebrate cultural diversity.

Video by Charlie Weber
Editing by Charlie Weber and Sara Legg

Comments
  • DK Deaderick

    Looking forward to the celebration of “adornment.”

  • http://www.storytelling.org/kemba Momma Kemba

    Januwa, you are so beautiful and powerful…WOW!!!
    love momma k.