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Africa: See You, See Me
Curated by: Awam Amkpa, Madala

Campo Grande 245 1700
1700 Lisbon
Portugal
February 17th, 2010 - April 22nd, 2010
Opening: February 17th, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
COUNTRY:  
Portugal
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
New York University (NYU)
TAGS:  
photography, installation
COST:  
Free

DESCRIPTION

Africa: See you, See me has started its itlaian tour from Florence, at fsmgallery – Fondazione Studio Marangoni, where it has been on air from 17 february to 22 april 2011. Thirty-five authors from fourteen countries, have been chosen by Awam Amkpa and Madala Hilaire to illustrate the influences of post-colonial african photography on the visual language of representation of Africa and its diaspora; their works will be visible on the walls of fmsgallery at Fondazione Studio Marangoni, base of the New York University Florence photography classes .

The show has been produced by the Africana Studies Department of New York University for the portuguese foundation Africa.cont and has been opened for the first time in Lisbon at Museu da Cidade on 2010.10.01.

The italian show has been possible thanks to the support of NYU La Pietra Policy Dialogues and of the Office of Global Programs of New York University.