Artists in Collaboration

The Invisible Borders Trans-African Photography Initiative is one that finds its essence and one of its core aims in networking and collaborations with other artists and artists-led initiative taking place all over the African continent and beyond. In the course of the past two editions, Invisible Borders worked with artists whose contributions were of immense importance to its success. In that sense we consider them an integral part of the Initiative. We look forward to expanding this network by every activity in our agenda. Below is a list of these artists and their countries:

  • Uchechukwu James Iroha - Photographer/ Director of Photo Grage Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Rafiy Okefolahan (Benin Republic)
  • Bisi Silva - Independent Curator and Director of Centre for Contemporary Arts Lagos (Nigeria)
  • Jude Anogwih – Independent Curator (Nigeria)
  • Aida Muluneh – Photographer and Director of Addis Foto Fest (Ethiopia)
  • Nii Oboudai – Photographer (Ghana)
  • Paul Kabré – Photographer (Burkina Fasso)
  • Akinbode Akinbiyi – Photographer/Curator (Germany/Nigeria)
  • Foundation for Contemporary Arts Accra Ghana
  • Lucie Touya – Project Manager (France)
  • Dominique Fonataine – Curator (Canada)
  • Philippe Pirotte – Curator (Switzerland)
  • Fatoumata Diabaté – Photographer (Mali)
  • Adama Bamba – Photographer (Mali)
  • Tosin Oshinowo – Photographer/Architect (Nigeria)
  • Michket Krifa – Curator (France)
  • Ala Kheir – Photographer (Sudan)
  • Laura Serani – Curator (France)
  • Koyo Kouoh – Independent Curator (Senegal)
  • Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung – Director of Savvy Art Contemporary
  • Sokari Ekine – Writer, Editor and Blogger at Blacklooks (Nigeria/USA)
  • Ikhide Ikheloa – Writer, blogger (Nigeria/USA)
  • Tosyn Bucknor – Radio Show Host, Blogger, Writer, Musician (Nigeria)
  • Landry Mbassi – Photographer/ Writer (Cameroun)
  • Gloyer Evita Matala – Film Maker (Equatorial Guinea)
  • Jules Kandem – Project Co-ordinator Aktion Africa (Libreville Gabon)
  • Em’Kal Enyongakpa – Photographer/ Film Maker/ Director of KhaliShrine (Yaounde, Cameroun)
  • Marilyn Douala Bell – Director of Doual’Art (Douala, Cameroun)
  • Lesedi Mogoathle – Film Maker (Cape Town South Africa)
  • Abdellah Karroum – Curator (Morocco)
  • Jimmy Ogonga – Cultural Producer (Kenya)
  • Kelechi Amadi Obi – Photographer/ CEO of Kelechi Amadi Obi Studios (Lagos, Nigeria)
  • Nana Oforiatta Ayim – Art Historian (Accra, Ghana)
  • Ala Kheir – Photographer/ Director of Sudanese Photographers Group (Khartoum, Sudan)
  • Goitom Habtemariam Ameleke – Photographer (Ethiopia)
  • Mulugeta Ayene Getu – Photographer (Ethiopia)
  • Robin Riskin – Project Manager (USA)