Papa Shabani

  • Papa Shabani

A recent graduate from Margaret Trowel School, Makerere University, Papa Shabani is a documentary photographer who uses film, graffiti, graphics, fashion and water colour painting to express his creativity. An award-winning photographer (Uganda Press Photo Awards 2013), Papa is currently an artist-in-residence at 32º East | Ugandan Arts Trust. He has exhibited in several group exhibitions in Kampala and his work has been featured on websites and blogs around the world.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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