The 12th edition of the Bamako Encounters, African Biennial of Photography, will be held in Mali from November 30th. Astrid Sokona Lepoultier, who has been part of L’Œil de la Photographie’s team for over a year, is one of the co-curators and unveils in a few words the backstage of this historic event which will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year. Anna Reverdy (AR): Could you explain how you found yourself co-curator of the 12th edition of the Rencontres de Bamako? Astrid Sokona Lepoultier (ASL): This is actually the second consecutive edition in which I participate. In 2017, I...
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