Sudan International Photography Symposium

An acedemic gathering focusing on the current and future state of photography in Sudan and east Africa.
Sudan International Photography Symposium
Genre : Colloque

Du samedi 27 septembre au jeudi 02 octobre 2014

Rubrique : Photo

Saturday 27th Sept. 6-8pm/ Exhibition
‘South Sudan' by Sidi Moctar
Papa Costa Restaurant

Sunday 28th Sept. 8-11pm / Launch Event

Mirgahni Centre
What is it like to be a photographer or a news coverage journalist in Sudan?
Live performance by Seed Abdalla Sawsol
Film screening
‘Studio Gad / Gadalla Gubara and photography' (15')
Documentary film by Frederique Cifuentes, presentation by Nourgihan Gadalla Gu-bara
Launch of the distribution platform PhotoSudans Network/ independent photography
collective in Sudan (
Exhibition/ ‘A flight with the Imperial Airways'

Monday 29th Sept - 01 October 2014
Mirgahni Centre
Key note speakers and session chairs
All sessions will be recorded and will be made available online from the website & (November 2014)

Thursday 02 October / Exhibition
‘Vanishing heritage in Sudan' curated by Ali Mohamed Osman
Sudanese Photography and Design Centre

Renseignements / Lieu

Abd-Alkarim Mirgahni Cultural Center


  • 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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