Monthly Archives: September 2012

Joe Ouakam – Senegal

The painter, sculptor, actor and playwright Joe Ouakam is one of the most well-known artist in Senegal and a sort of living-legend. Ouakam (his real name is Issa Samb) was born in Dakar. He studied at the National Arts School

Joe Ouakam – Senegal

The painter, sculptor, actor and playwright Joe Ouakam is one of the most well-known artist in Senegal and a sort of living-legend. Ouakam (his real name is Issa Samb) was born in Dakar. He studied at the National Arts School

Africa Color – street art in the Medina of Dakar

“Africa Color” is an exhibition of street art in Damels, a district of the Medina – Dakar’s oldest part of town. The open air exhibition is the outcome of international street artists’ encounter with volunteers of Damels. During one week

Africa Color – street art in the Medina of Dakar

“Africa Color” is an exhibition of street art in Damels, a district of the Medina – Dakar’s oldest part of town. The open air exhibition is the outcome of international street artists’ encounter with volunteers of Damels. During one week

Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi – South Africa

Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi was born in Cape Town / South Africa in 1977. He studied at Community Arts Project and at AFDA School of motion picture medium and performance. In his paintings he deals amongst others with themes around challenges and extremes

Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi – South Africa

Ndikhumbule Ngqinambi was born in Cape Town / South Africa in 1977. He studied at Community Arts Project and at AFDA School of motion picture medium and performance. In his paintings he deals amongst others with themes around challenges and extremes

Photo exhibition “Chronique d’une révolte” – Senegal

The exhibition „Chronique d’une révolte – photographies d’une saison de protestations“ (“Chronicle of a revolt – photographs from a season of protestations”) was shown in the cultural center “Biscuiterie de Medina” (“Biscuit Factory”), an amazing ancient factory building in Dakar. The

Photo exhibition “Chronique d’une révolte” – Senegal

The exhibition „Chronique d’une révolte – photographies d’une saison de protestations“ (“Chronicle of a revolt – photographs from a season of protestations”) was shown in the cultural center “Biscuiterie de Medina” (“Biscuit Factory”), an amazing ancient factory building in Dakar. The