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Stephanie Baptist

Stephanie Baptist is a Brooklyn based cultural producer and editor.  She received an MA in Arts Administration and Cultural Policy from Goldsmiths University of London. She is co-editor of the forthcoming Asiko publication(2017) and has previously served as Program Director [...]

August 9, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Fitsum Shebeshe

Fitsum T. Shebeshe is a painter and curator from Ethiopia. He received his BFA in painting and art history from Addis Ababa University Alle School of Fine Art and Design in 2011. His works have been exhibited at National Museum [...]

August 6, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Erin Rice

Erin M. Rice is currently a PhD student at the Freie Universität Berlin in Germany. Her research focuses on the appropriation of printed and dyed textiles in Nigerian art and fashion since the 1960s. Originally from the US, she completed [...]

August 6, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2014, FACILITATORS 2015, FACILITATORS 2016
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Christian Nyampeta

Christian Nyampeta is a PhD candidate at the Visual Cultures Department of Goldsmiths, University of London. He researches idiorrhythmy, a theological concept from early asceticism of the North African deserts, and he researches Sub-Saharan African philosophy. Ongoing activities include contributions [...]

July 20, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Raqs Media Collective

Jeebesh Bagchi and Shuddhabrata Sengupta are members of the Raqs Media Collective (together with Monica Narula). Jeebesh, Shuddhabrata and Monica are based in Delhi. Raqs Media Collective enjoys playing a plurality of roles, often appearing as artists, occasionally as curators, [...]

July 18, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Sandra Shakespeare

Sandra is a Clore Cultural Leadership Fellow and Life Coach with expertise in developing participatory programmes and events across the arts and heritage sectors. She has over 10 years’ experience delivering high quality creative projects to engage public and diverse [...]

July 11, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Raimi Gbadamosi

Raimi Gbadamosi is an artist, writer and curator. He received his Doctorate in Fine Art from the Slade School of Fine Art, with thesis: ‘The use of Black People in British Advertising, or A Man Should Be judged By the [...]

July 11, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Marianne Hultman

Since 2007 Marianne Hultman has been the artistic director of Oslo Kunstforening (OK) in Norway. Being the first art institution in Norway, founded in 1836, Oslo Fine Art Society was an important contributor to building the countries national identity as well as promoting democratic values. [...]

June 20, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Eddie Chambers

Eddie Chambers is a Professor in the Department of Art and Art History, University of Texas at Austin, where he teaches art history of the African Diaspora. Born in Wolverhampton to Jamaican immigrant parents, and having first been an artist, [...]

June 20, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Teju Cole

Teju Cole is a writer and photographer born in the US and raised in Nigeria. He is the author of Every Day Is for the Thief, which was shortlisted for the PEN/Open Book Award, and Open City, which won the [...]

June 17, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Moses Serubiri

Moses Serubiri is a writer, researcher, and curator. His essays are published in Chimurenga (South Africa), Kulturaustausch (Germany), and C& – Contemporary And(Germany). His research and curatorial projects include ‘Life mu City’ (2014) on urban language held at the Goethe [...]

June 17, 2016 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2016
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Nontsikelelo Mutiti

Nontsikelelo Mutiti is a Zimbabwean-born artist and educator working across disciplines. She received a diploma in multimedia from the Zimbabwe Institute of Digital Arts in 2007 and an MFA with a concentration in graphic design from the Yale School of [...]

July 19, 2015 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2015, FACILITATORS 2016
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Leo Asemota

Nigerian born and London based artist Leo Asemota has worked in photography, sculpture, drawing, live art, film and video, often between and across art forms. His artistic principle is characterized by a sensitive appreciation of choice material, adapting conceptual methodologies [...]

June 30, 2015 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2015
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Nontobeko Ntombela

Nontobeko Ntombela has been a member of staff in the department of History of Art and Heritage at Wits School of Arts since 2012. Her teaching portfolio largely focuses on curatorial and exhibition practices, and she has developed this area [...]

June 30, 2015 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2015, FACILITATORS 2016
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Zoe Whitley

Zoe Whitley is a London-based curator. In 2013 she joined the curatorial team at Tate Britain, as a Curator of Contemporary British Art where she works on acquisitions and oversees the monthly programme of artists’ film and video. Since 2014 she has [...]

June 17, 2015 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2015, FACILITATORS 2016, FACILITATORS(thisweek)
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Valerie Kabov

Valerie Kabov is the Director of Education and International Projects at First Floor Gallery Harare, Zimbabwe, which she co-founded in 2009. Valerie is a doctoral candidate at University of Paris 1, Sorbonne in Art History (Cultural Policy and Cultural Economics), [...]

June 16, 2015 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2015, FACILITATORS(thisweek)
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John Akomfrah

John Akomfrah, OBE is an English writer, film director, artist, screenwriter and theorist who was born in Accra, Ghana. He made his debut as a director with Handsworth Songs in 1987, a film that went on to win the Grierson [...]

May 6, 2014 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2014
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Mady Sima

Both a visual artist and performer, Mady Sima explores the social relationship of workers in spaces of production. In his work, he looks at how individuals utilize space for various modes of production, and his work is influenced by his [...]

May 6, 2014 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2014
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Modibo Diawara

Modibo Diawara is a scriptwriter, film director and producer born in Thies and currently living in Dakar, Senegal. Diawara earned a diploma in film direction from the Film and Television Institute of India in 1991 and a Masters in Modern [...]

May 6, 2014 FACILITATORS, FACILITATORS 2014
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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