Teleica is the founder, Creative Director and principal researcher for the Costume Institute of the African Diaspora (CIAD). With over 20 years experience working in the fashion and costume industry Teleica lectures at London College of Fashion and has traveled extensively throughout Africa and the Diaspora making links with designers, artisans, and practitioners across the globe.

Read more about her here: https://www.okayafrica.com/african-fashion-historian-teleica-kirkland-costume-institute-of-the-african-diaspora/