The 12th edition of the Bamako Encounters – African Biennale of Photography started last November 30th in Mali. Long awaited by all the artists and professionals who came to the event, the award ceremony was held the day before the end of the professional week. New prizes appeared this year, including the Prize of the President of the Republic of Mali, in line with the appointment of the Malian Head of State, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, as coordinator of the African Union for the Arts, Culture and Heritage in 2019 in Addis Ababa. This is also the case for the Okwui...
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