International Art Exchange Project
The Afrikanation International Art Exchange is an artistic collaboration amongst artists of diverse mediums and cultural backgrounds. We are grateful that Prince Claus Fund has partnered us in the latest edition involving Ethiopian and Somali artists and communities.
Collaboration 1: Family Rituals and Traditions
STEP 1: Artist 1 begins by answering a question through their artistic medium of choice then completes an interview explaining their artistic response. Scroll down to view the collaboration beginning with Artist 1.
What family rituals and traditions have sustained you and your family over time?
Painting by Bahcha Mohamed | For Amharic subtitles, click here.
STEP 2: Artist 2 reviews the artwork created by the Artist 1, then creates new art in response.
Photo by Sofie Mims
"Face of Africa" Photo by Sofie Mims. Modeled by Jeff Mims.
Artist 2, Jeff and Sofie Mims - Interview filmed and edited by Jeff Mims.