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1000 Portraits from Sudan

Take a look at the ongoing project by Sudanese photographer Ahmad Abushakeema. The project was created to portray 1000 different faces from Sudan in an artistic attempt to tell the tale of a nation that's made of various ethnics and backgrounds. "After living in Sudan for 9 years, I became conscious…
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Annexes: The Battle between Urban and Rural Morocco

Annexes is a photo-series by Moroccan photographer, Zakaria Wakrim. The series depicts an ever-growing urban world, which is literally annexing the rural world to it's furious feasting. Wakrim used infrared photography to convey the changing landscape. [g1_quote author_name="Zakaria Wakrim" author_image="https://mir-s3-cdn-cf.behance.net/user/138/1875785.53b6978ca94bb.jpg" author_description="Photographer" author_url="https://www.behance.net/Iwantmorebugs" author_description_format="%link%" align="none" size="m" style="simple" template="01"] This series, produced in…
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Awesome Tapes from Africa: Music and Cover Art Inspiration

If you didn't already know, we thought we would tell you about Awesome Tapes from Africa. We hope to continue to catalogue amazing digital platforms like Awesome Tapes from Africa. Begun by music publicist Brian Shimkovitz in 2006, Awesome Tapes is an archive of rare African music cassette tapes that…
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Algérie Retro-futur

Black and white photographs on the streets of Algeria, superimposed with devices.  Algérie Retro-futur is a retrospective look at the often tumultuous revolutions that occur in Algeria. The projects portrays the social, economic, and political changes seen from the streets. These photo manipulations are from the collaborations of two Algerian artists,…
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Townhouse Gallery

Cairo, Egypt About Townhouse was established in downtown Cairo in 1998 as an independent, non-profit art space with a goal of making contemporary art and culture accessible to all without compromising creative practice. Townhouse supports artistic work in a wide range of media through exhibitions, residencies for artists, curators and…
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African Metropolis: Six Stories from Six African Cities

May 2014 will see the launch of African Metropolis at cinemas in Johannesburg and Cape Town. The compilation of six short fiction films, set in six major African cities, tells urban tales about life in African metropolises. Screenings start on 9 May at The Bioscope in Johannesburg and on 30 May at Labia…
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