Ayishat Akanbi

Ayishat Akanbi

Cultural commentator, stylist and artistLondon, United Kingdom
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Ayishat Akanbi

Ayishat Akanbi

Cultural commentator, stylist and artistLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Garment selecta. Writer. Very indoorsy.
Projects
  • Lagos 2017
    Lagos 2017
  • Josette & Ego Ella May photo and styling by me
    Josette & Ego Ella May photo and styling by me
  • The Importance of Boredom.  'Solitude is boredom to those who've yet to discover the wisdom of silence'
    The Importance of Boredom. 'Solitude is boredom to those who've yet to discover the wisdom of silence'
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Projects credited in
  • Portraits of Londoners. Magical Ayishat.
    Portraits of Londoners. Magical Ayishat.
  • gal-dem at V&A MUSEUM
    gal-dem at V&A MUSEUMSwanzy took over the Raphael room in the Victoria and Albert Museum for the lovely gals at gal-dem. The night saw me chair three panels exploring what it is to be a woman of colour in the below industries/spaces: Creative Arts with Mei-Li (Jewellery Designer), Ayishat Akanbi (Stylist), Eloise King (Exec Producer i-D & Women on Docs), Simran Randhawa (Model and Spoken Word Poet). Music with Danai Mavunga (Afrobeats DJ at 1Xtra & Music Manager), Emerald Rose Lewis (Radio Host at Rinse FM & Model
  • Meet 100 LGBT+ Trailblazers Redefining the Creative Industry
    Meet 100 LGBT+ Trailblazers Redefining the Creative IndustryWe asked influential LGBT+ icons to nominate trailblazers who they believe are redefining the creator landscape. The result? A unique and incredible list of 100 trailblazing LGBT+ folk breaking barriers and inspiring change! We’re on a mission to explore and tackle inequalities in the creative industry - this is why we run diversity initiatives, dedicating our curated projects and people sections on The Dots to undersung groups. This brings together an abundance of dazzling work from diverse cr
Skills
  • Styling
  • Fashion Styling
  • Writing
  • Essay Writing