Amarachi Nwosu

Amarachi Nwosu is a Nigerian-American self-taught photographer, filmmaker and writer. With a background in International Communications; she has worked with a number of brands, organizations and companies in cities like Lagos, Tokyo, New York, London and Los Angeles.

As a writer for platforms like Highsnobiety and Okayafrica, Amarachi is dedicated to telling unique stories that bring identity and culture to light. Her work has been featured on platforms like CNN Africa and she has worked on documentary projects with VICE Japan. Amarachi has  produced and shot social campaigns for Adidas Tokyo that featured the first woman of color on their Instagram page. Her passion for giving back has also allowed her to work on projects with London based women's rights group Equality Now and also be an ambassador for D&AD in New York and Princeton University's race relations. Amarachi is currently working on a number of documentary projects between Lagos, Nigeria and New York and plans to curate panels and exhibitions throughout the year.

Press

Complex Magazine

 D&AD New Blood Shift Ambassador

ASOS Magazine September 2016 Issue

CNN Africa

Amuse-id-Vice

I-D Magazine

Marie Claire Brazil

Highsnobiety Magazine- Author page

Contributor Magazine

Hypebeast Magazine

Huck Magazine

MTV Base West Africa

Afropunk

Okayafrica- Author page

 Champ Magazine

MISSBISH- Author page

Awards

Princeton University Prize for Race Relations, 2013
Freeman International Scholarship, 2015
Lew Klein Excellence in Media Scholarship, 2015

Inquries

Amaraonwosu@gmail.com