Images from Khartoum, Sudan

Posted: November 29, 2011 at 11:45 am

Emeka Okereke:  Emeka has been preoccupied by what he calls ‘fragments of moments.’ Nana says there is a poetic stillness in his work.                     Jumoke Sanwo Jumoke’s project on the trip has been the ‘Faces Project.’ For more on Jumoke’s project, read her conversation with Emmanuel.     […]

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Khartoum: Wide City Work – Emmanuel Iduma

Posted: November 23, 2011 at 11:19 pm

We woke with the determination to make an open city our workspace. The experience of the previous night was still fresh; particularly, I was interested in investigating the modes in which Khartoum had, despite reaching out for modernity, retained its past. Good enough, our encounters were laced with historical anecdotes and references to Khartoum’s past. […]

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Khartoum: Receptive Terrain – Emmanuel Iduma

Posted: November 21, 2011 at 10:43 pm

Just as I began to write this, the noise of passing trucks on the road beneath our window ceased, and the noiselessness made me think of the words I had once seen, “No two days are the same.” Khartoum emphasizes these words, in ways I will speak of, and how different it is from other […]

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