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Last October I attended the London edition of 1:54 African Art Fair. One of the most interesting artwork that caught my interest was a coffin-shaped Walkman made by Paa Joe. You ..
What’s going on? Where are you all going? Don’t leave us alone. We’re a generation unable to create rightful myths, revolutionary and strong ideas.
Innovation, redemption, int..
It just so happened that in early May, at the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Milan (Italy), we attended the Afrocult conference. It just so happens that there exist many..
On March 3, 1991, officers from the Los Angeles Police Department stopped motorist Rodney King for a traffic violation. What happened after he came out of his car it’s probably t..
Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi promised it. The ‘civil rights’ season would begin after the reforms season. And finally it has officially started. May 11th marks a historica..
Next August 13th Fidel Castro is turning 90 years old. Last week he gave his last speech, at the closure of the Seventh Congress of Cuba’s Communist Party. A valedictory speech t..
What a shitty year 2016 has been so far. The best “A”rtists are all passing away. Last week we said goodbye to Malian photographer Malick Sidibé. At the beginning of the year to ..
Finally the Triumph has arrived. In the past weeks the 500 meter-long frieze newest work by internationally acclaimed South African artist William Kentridge has come to life in a..
Malick Sidibé passed away yesterday April 14 at the age of 80. Some years ago I happened to find some of his shots and it was love at first sight. Images that today still awaken ..
Who doesn’t know what Burning Man is? In the last couple of years it seems that newspapers around the world have synchronized their editorial calendars to talk about this event. ..