Preparations for the workshop in full swing!

We have finalised the list of participants! The schedule of the workshop is still under construction but we can already mention that it will include a dinner and speed dating session with the local art scene as well.

This is the list of participants who will take part in the workshop:

  • Joseph Gaylard from Drill Hall in Johannesburg, South Africa.
  • Jimmy Ogonga from Nairobi Arts Trust in Kenya, Nairobi.
  • Dapo Adeniyi, editor at the art magazine Positions, Lagos, Nigeria.
  • Goddy Leye from Art Bakery in Douala, Cameroon.
  • Marilyn Douala Bell, Présidente Doual’Art in Douala, Cameroun.
  • Hama Goro, Centre Soleil d’Afrique, Mali.
  • Abdellah Karroum from l’appartement 22 in Rabat, Morocco.
  • Mulenga Kapwepe from the ARTerial network, she is based in Zambia.
  • William Wells, Town House Gallery, Cairo, Egypt.
  • Martin Mhando from the ZIFF festival in Zanzibar, Tanzania.
  • Ousseynou Wade, general secretary of the Biennale of Dakar.
  • Adwoa Amoah, co-director of the Foundation for Contemporary Art Ghana.
  • Oyinda Fakeye of the Center Contemporary Art, Lagos
  • Patrick Mudekereza, director of Picha, Lubumbashi, R.D. Congo

More information on the participants and their institutions can be found here!


2 responses to “Preparations for the workshop in full swing!

  1. Dear friends and colleagues, This meetings would be an opportunity to consolidate our continuous dialogues. I inform you about the Laboratory “Art, Technology and Ecology” we are building at the High School for Visual Arts in Marrakech (ESAV): Please send your publications.

  2. We are here and lets rise to the challenge. Networking is not a new concept to Africa- villages build homes through networking ie making heavy work light- just like computers do.
    We just ned to find innovative ways of doing it and not copy old ways that were developed under completely different contexts!
    Haraambe stands for networking too- though the political context is questionable! Let’s get to it.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s