Wednesday, December 16, 2020

Homebound: A Journey in Photography at Sharjah Art Foundation

SHARJAH ART FOUNDATION
Aïda Muluneh Water Life: Knowing the way Tomorrow, 2018 Photograph © Aïda Muluneh Used with permission
This exhibition features several series of Muluneh’s photographic works and a selection of other contemporary African photographs that have been exhibited and/or commissioned by Addis Foto Fest (AFF), a photography biennial founded by Muluneh in 2010, over the past decade. Curated by Salah M. Hassan, Director of The Africa Institute, with Sataan Al-Hassan as associate curator, the first part of the exhibition chronicles Muluneh’s journey as an artist and photojournalist as well as her multiple contributions to image-making since her return to her homeland of Ethiopia after years of living, studying and working in North America. [More