Transcending “Africa”

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 8:34 pm by

Emeka Okereke proposes a new way to refer to an African artist: Therefore, rather than talk of the African artist, I propose that we talk about the Trans-African artist. The prefix Trans- by definition connotes “going beyond”, “transcending,” and in some cases implies a thorough change. It suggests dynamism and vigour—that from which something unpredictable emanates. It […]

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Lagos to Accra Aboard ABC Transport

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 2:22 pm by

During the 2012 Christmas holidays, Emeka Okereke traveled by road to Accra, Ghana. He recorded his experiences on his blog. The last three lines of his recount read: ABC Transport is a pioneer in that dream of building a Trans-African Transportation that will encourage Trans-African dealings and exchanges. They are amongst those elements of our […]

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Our Day in Kumasi

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 2:17 pm by

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Relive the 2012 Road Trip

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 2:15 pm by

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Featured: Lucy Azubuike

Posted: January 25, 2013 at 8:44 pm by

Text by Robin Riskin Lucy Azubuike is on board the Invisible Borders crew as the video artist responsible for compiling all IB video documents. She joined the Invisible Borders road trip in 2009. She wanted, she said, “a wide route to the art world.” She was immediately excited by the prospect of being an IB member. […]

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Relive the 2011 Road Trip

Posted: January 25, 2013 at 8:00 pm by

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Writing The Journey: From Bombai to Burkina by Nike Ojeikere

Posted: January 25, 2013 at 6:22 am by

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Featured: Ray-Daniels Okeugo

Posted: January 25, 2013 at 6:04 am by

Text by Robin Riskin Ray Daniels Okeugo, born in Aba, Nigeria, was indoctrinated into photography in 2007. He started out as a Nollywood actor, and delved into photography by working with Emeka Okereke. Ray’s work tends to take off from the documentary yet retain attributes of photo-journalism. His strength lies in the keenness of observation […]

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Discussing Aesthetics in The Trans-African Project

Posted: January 25, 2013 at 5:46 am by

by Emeka Okereke Reality can be synthesized I am sitting in a moderately furnished apartment, in the living room precisely. There is a flower vase right before me, on top of my desk – with flowers, yes. Only that these flowers are synthetic and not the real thing. It got me reflecting… The extent to […]

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Invisible Borders at Addis Foto Fest

Posted: December 9, 2012 at 2:00 pm by

Emeka Okereke, Amaize Ojeikere and Ray Daniels Okeugo represented Invisible Borders at the just concluded Addis Foto Fest, which held between 3 December and 8 December at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Invisible Borders exhibition was presented in partnership with the Africa Union commission and and the European Union Delegation to the AU and was shown outdoors […]

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