Meet the Participants of Borders Within II

05 October 2017 | by Emeka Okereke

As the countdown to Borders Within II enters days, we are delighted to announce the participants who will be engaging Nigeria between 8 October 2017 - 16 November 2017, for the 7th edition of the Invisible Border’s Trans-African Organisation Road Trip:


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Now traveling clockwise through the regions unexplored in the first edition of the Trans-Nigerian Road Trip, these artists will also, while employing a subjective gaze seek to complete the important work began in Borders Within I.

The artists will as with Borders Within I produce images and text that reflect impressionistic, yet critical readings of contemporary Nigeria. The central questions would be: Who am I in relation to the artificial map? How am I product of what I have been inevitably named? How do I interact across the several visible and invisible borders I confront as a Nigerian?

Funded by the “Von-Brochowski-Süd-Nord-Stiftung”

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