IAMISIGO

Presentation

I A M I S I G O is a contemporary wearable art brand based between Lagos, Nairobi and Accra. Our work primarily focuses on how fashion and textile can not only keep history alive but also pass on information for the future through preservation of techniques and expression through matter. We create wearable art pieces with unconventional materials and heritage textiles traditions through in-depth research with remote African communities in different parts of the African continent. By conveying lost historical stories and transforming these found “data” and applying them into garments...