Episode 10

1-54 Forum London 2019 | Championing Photography

1-54 FORUM London

3 - 6 October 2019

Championing Photography

Brendan Embser (Managing Editor, Aperture magazine), Yves Chatap (Independent Curator) and Akinbode Akinbiyi (Photographer) discuss the key platforms—spanning biennales and festivals to workshops and publications—supporting the professional development of photographers in Africa and facilitating their international exposure. This session will include a pre-recorded discussion between Antawan I. Byrd (Assistant Curator of Photography at the Art Institute of Chicago) and Oluremi C. Onabanjo (PhD candidate in Art History, Columbia University).

1-54 Forum London 2019 was generously supported by Arts Council England and Christie’s Education

Image: © Katrina Sorrentino 


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Accompanying 1-54, the leading international art fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora, is 1-54 Forum, the fair's programme of discussion, performance, readings and other interventions.