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Senegal to Host First Artist Residency in Rural Africa

Artnet News | Henri Neuendorf:

 

The village of Sinthian, situated in south-eastern Senegal, will host an artist residency and cultural center in rural Africa. The project, entitled THREAD, is scheduled to open in March 2015.

 

The THREAD artist residency is scheduled to open in March 2015
Photo: THREAD

The Josef and Anni Albers Foundation, which funded and conceived the project, collaborated with local leaders with the aim of attracting artists from around the world to find inspiration in the unique west African countryside, and to foster a cross-cultural exchange of ideas…

 

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2018-10-23T17:39:08+00:00