Category Archives: Central Africa

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Fair Trade Africa

Photographer Darran Rees, travels through Central and Eastern Africa capturing the lives of workers of Fair Trade organizations in Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and DRC.

"The motion portraits represent transience and 'passing-by' as a metaphor for the lack of time usually afforded to this great continent and it's peoples."

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Discovering Photography: Chadian photographer Abdoulaye Barry

Pêcheurs de nuit (Night Fishermen) series taken on Lake Chad
I was fascinated by photography from a very early age. As a child, I was struck by the mystery behind the reproduction of images. My friends from my neighbourhood and I used to go to the “Normandie”, “Vog” or “Rio” cinemas to collect the worn-out and … Continue Reading ››
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The Henry Tayali Art Centre

The Henry Tayali Art Gallery was named as a tribute to late artist Henry Tayali, who died in Germany in 1987.

The Henry Tayali Visual Arts Center is located on Lion Lane, Showgrounds, Lusaka. Opened in 1995 the Cenre composes of the Visual Arts Council as well as the Henry Tayali Art Gallery.

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Un Homme Sans l’Occident

Un Homme Sans l'Occident 2002, 'A man without the West', is a french film directed by Raymond Depardon. Depardon is renowned for his photography and film making in the Sahara. The film depicts the life of nomads in the sahara, focusing on their relationships with each other, the sand and animals. Visually inspiring … Continue Reading ››