SHOOT: Fela’s Funk & Trunk Shopping Party

I did this shoot on Father’s Day 2010 for Numi Deodee’s [The Nu Black Magic] Fela’s Funk & Trunk: An Official Shopping Party For The People, in honor of the haute African style of Fela Anikulapo Kuti, at the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute. Vendors and designers included 512 Collective, Harriet’s Alter Ego, Tuff Like Iron, Mamayashi Collection, House of Nassat, Design by Alicia P., Sistaphyre Creations, Waistbeads By Sewra, Hot Trash Vintage, and Anu Rock and Metal Jewelry. Music by DJ Lynnee Denise on the wheels of steel. Photography by Valerie Caesar of Beauty by the people!