Bamako Encounters : call for applications 2017

09-05-17 // 

Organised by the Malian Ministry of Culture and Institut français, the Bamako Encounters is the first and principal international platform dedicated to contemporary photography and new images in Africa. A sustainable platform for discovery, exchanges and interaction, the Bamako Encounters are known as a meeting … [Lire la suite...]

Bamako Encounters makes big return

01-11-15 // 

After a four-year break following political crisis in Mali, the Bamako Encounters, African Biennale of Photography made a successful return on Saturday, October 31, with an increased artists’ entries rising from 250 in 2011 to 800 this year. The festival, which opened at the Musee National du Mali, in Bamako is … [Lire la suite...]

SPECIAL PROJECT - OPEN CALL FOR 1,384 IMAGE SUBMISSIONS

29-09-15 // 

OPEN CALL: AUGUST 22 – OCTOBER 31 2 015 1384 Days: Curated by Bisi Silva, Yves Chatap and Antawan I. Byrd What is the role of the image, today, in documenting or communicating social experience and political change? In considering this question for the 10th edition of the biennale the curators will construct … [Lire la suite...]

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