The Sana Sanaa Artists-in-Residence, located in Kenya’s vibrant capital Nairobi invites international artists to communicate and share experiences to local creatives.
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The CAP Prize is the international Prize for Contemporary African Photography awarded annually since 2012 to five photographers who’s works were created on the African continent or which engages with the Africa diaspora.The CAP Prize is executed by the CAP Association. The call for entries was initiated by Benjamin Füglister in 2012 in Berlin and […]
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People from 190 nations live in Berlin. Of the 54 African countries, 31.000 people from 50 countries are represented here. In addition, there are countless people born in Berlin with at least one African parent. Many of them are living in Berlin-Kreuzberg, the most international (and most relaxed) district of Germany’s capital. I am walking […]
Adeola Olagunju uses self-portraiture and re-staging of traditional Yoruba healing rituals to explore her journey through a near-death experience, and to visualize what it means to come out on the other side. These photographs interrogate the space between trauma and healing, alienation and home with images that at once document, reconstruct, perform and imagine.
Published in a series of sequential articles, I don’t like white is an in depth single artwork analysis of a photograph by Boris von Brauchitsch. Employing a hermeneutic analysis as it’s starting point, the essay will reference topics such as photographic theory, colour theory in the arts, colour theory in racism and German colonial history.
Amin El Dib, who spent his early childhood with his Egyptian father and German mother in Egypt and then moved with his family to Germany, visits the historic sites of ancient Egypt with his wife and daughter. He has literally forgotten how to speak the Arabic language and now he is visiting contemporary Egypt as […]