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Event: Global Black Consciousness

Hôtel Sokhamon, Dakar, Senegal 11th May 2014 – 12 May 2014 The Institute for Comparative Modernities (Cornell University) and the Institute of African American Affairs (New York University) will hold…..

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Joloff Branding & Identity

Designer Saana Hellsten rebranded an existing restaurant for a school assignment in New York that offers traditional Senegalese food. The branding of Joloff reflects the colorful culture and lifestyle of Senegal……

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Touba, Senegal: Timelapse Video

Timelapse video of Touba, Senegal by Senegalese photographer Moundor SENE. This project features the Grand Magal de Toube, a religious monument at the heart of the city.  

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ONOMOllywood: Recreating Hollywood

In case you missed it. One of our favorite projects from last year. ONOMOllywood is a collaborative project between Omar Victor Diop and Antoine Tempé. The project was commisioned by…..

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Gorean Summer

Senegalese photographer Fabrice Monteiro documents summertime on the beaches of Gorée Island.  Gorée is one of the 19 districts of the city of Dakar, historically known for its history being part…..

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Blue Sky Over Dakar

A mixture of digital paintings and photographers by Nathalie Diserens The photos were taken during my field research in Dakar, Senegal. They focus on the tension that one feels as…..

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Senegal Street Photography

Second installment of street photography by Anthony Kurtz. “In the summer of 2011, I volunteered with an organization in the U.S that sends high-school kids to Senegal to do community…..

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Illustrator Laye Samb

We discovered the illustrations of Laye Samb. Samb is an illustrator, graphic artist and package designer from Dakar, Senegal. Take a look some of his great work below and check…..

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Inner Cruise

Shot in Dakar Sénégal, Inner Cruise was directed by Tom Escarmelle and stylist and creative director Selly Raby Kane. The video is inspired by Selly Raby Kane’s love of fashion……

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Omar Victor Diop

Omar Victor Diop was born in Dakar in 1980. Since his early days, Omar Victor Diop developed an interest for Photography and Design, essentially as a means to capture the…..

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National Stadium

Portrait of athletes at the old national stadium in Lagos, Nigeria by August Udoh.

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Senegal Street Photography

Photo Documentary of Senegal, by photographer Anthony Kurtz. In the summer of 2011, I volunteered with an organization in the U.S that sends high-school kids to Senegal to do community…..

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No Man’s Job

Latest personal project by photographer Anthony Kurtz. Kurtz took these dynamic portraits of workers at Femme Auto in Senegal. Worker at Femme Auto Worker at Femme Auto Worker at Femme…..