Essence is a curator, writer, mixed media artist, and Ph.D candidate. Jihaari is a music producer, DJ, and visual artist. Both are from Oakland, both are in love with blackness, image making and aesthetics, and both happen to be married to the other.
For EVERYBODY.WORLD, they’ve designed a genderless and durable sneaker meets work shoe meets slipper.
Like all EVERYBODY.WORLD contributors, Essence & Jihaari receives 10% of the sales of their designs.