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ARTHUR JAFA WELCOMED BY STINK.
6 April 2018

Multi-talented creative Arthur Jafa has joined Stink's global roster. Stink EP Melinda Nugent was hugely moved by her first meeting with Jafa: "I knew instantly my world had changed". Not bad for a first impression, eh?

Throughout his dynamic career, Jafa has established himself as one of modern art's leading talents and a champion for African-American voices. London culture fiends may already have caught Jafa's ‘A Series of Utterly Improbable, Yet Extraordinary Renditions' exhibition when it was at the Serpentine Galleries in 2017.


When Jafa fancies a break from art curation, however, he can be found working with the likes of Beyoncé and Jay-Z. Jafa's evocative style and technical prowess have made him the Knowles-Carter clan's go-to filmmaker, and he conceived, shot, and edited the genre-defying promo for Jay-Z's 4:44.


Whether it's promos or art installations, Stink's Melinda Nugent can't wait to see what Jafa does next: "I have been honored to support the incredibly influential, important work of this multi-hyphenate artist and thinker for over twenty years.

"I am thrilled to bring this collaboration home to Stink's family of ground-breaking creative artists."

Like what you see? Ring Stink's London office on 020 7462 4000 or email the team via london@stink.co.

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