Miss Azania – Exile is waiting, 2015 by Athi-Patra Ruga, winner of the Grand Prize at Rencontres de Bamako. Courtesy of the artist and WHATIFTHEWORLD/Gallery, Cape Town/Johannesburg
Recontres de Bamako was founded in 1994 to champion contemporary photography and new forms of image-making in Africa.
The event is organised by the Malian Ministry of Culture and the French Cultural Institute. The 2017 edition opened in Bamako (Mali’s capital) on December 2 and photographic exhibitions are...
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