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Bisi Silva

Bisi Silva

Director of the Asiko Programme, Bisi Silva is an independent curator and the founder/director of Centre for Contemporary Art,Lagos (CCA,Lagos) which opened in December 2007. She was recently co-curator for the 2nd Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Greece, ‘Praxis:Art in [...]

May 4, 2014 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2010, FACILITATORS 2012, FACILITATORS 2013, FACILITATORS 2014, FACILITATORS 2015, FACILITATORS 2016
Candice Breitz

Candice Breitz

Candice Breitz was born in Johannesburg and has lived and worked in Berlin since 2002. She holds degrees from the University of the Witwatersrand (Johannesburg), the University of Chicago and Columbia University (New York). She has participated in the Whitney [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Kofi Setordji

Kofi Setordji

Kofi Setordji a Ghanaian born artist is arguably the most outstanding contemporary Ghanaian artist of this generation with an abundance of expressions as varied as his eclectic style. Kofi has worked literally in every conceivable medium, genre and style, from [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Kianga Ford2

Kianga Ford

Kianga Ford works primarily with sound and environment. Using design-based installation, sound, performance and site-specific projects to create scored environments, her works explore the dynamics of contemporary social identity, proximity, intimacy and relationship. Her immersive, often story-based, projects ask questions [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2012, FACILITATORS 2014, FACILITATORS(thisweek)
J.D

J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere

J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere (b. 1930) documented significant moments in Nigerian history with great passion and discernment. Throughout his career, he has focused on the social, political and cultural transformations occurring during Nigeria’s transition from a colonial state to an independent [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Simon Njami

Simon Njami

Simon Njami is a Paris-based independent curator, lecturer and art critic. Njami was co-founder and editor-in-chief of Revue Noire, a journal of contemporary African and extra-occidental art. His publications include essays in the catalogue for the Sydney Biennale and other [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Simone Leigh

Simone Leigh

Simone Leigh creates ceramic works, videos and installations informed by her interest in African art, ethnographic research, feminism and performance. She is a 2012 Creative Capital Grantee. In 2011, Simone was awarded the Joan Mitchell Foundation grant and was an [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Amilcar Packer

Amilcar Packer

Amilcar Packer was born in Santiago, Chile in 1974 and moved to Brazil in 1982. He graduated from the University of São Paulo with a focus in philosophy, and carries a working practice in which he shifts, subverts and re-contextualizes [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Jelili Atiku

Jelili Atiku

Jelili Atiku is a Nigerian multimedia artist with political concerns for human rights and justice. Through drawing, installation sculpture, photography, video and performance art, he strives to help viewers understand the world and expand their understanding and experiences, so that [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
Tessa Jackson

Tessa Jackson

Tessa Jackson is Chief Executive of Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts), London. Iniva explores key issues in society and politics, offering a platform for artistic experiment, cultural debate and exchange of ideas. Tessa has over 25 years experience within the [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012
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Emeka Ogboh

Emeka Ogboh works primarily with sounds and videos to explore ways of understanding cities as unique, characteristic cosmopolitan spaces. It has been his goal to employ field recordings to explore the history and aural infrastructure of cities, in particular his city [...]

April 8, 2014 FACILITATORS 2012