Event Date and time: Tuesday 18th July, 2017 | 19:00 – 21:00
Venue Details: Autograph ABP | Rivington Place London | EC2A 3BA
Organisers: Autograph ABP
Event website: Aperture Live: Platform Africa
Event cost: £3
Celebrate the launch of Aperture magazine’s summer 2017 issue, Platform Africa, with artists Malala Andrialavidrazana and Zineb Sedira and curator Zoe Whitley in discussion with Aperture’s managing editor Brendan Wattenberg.
Platform Africa takes an in-depth look at the dynamic spaces that have shaped conversations about photography in Africa for the last twenty-five years—the biennials, experimental art spaces, and educational workshops in which artists and audiences interact with photography
The issue is edited in collaboration with Bisi Silva, founder and artistic director of the Centre for Contemporary Art in Lagos, Nigeria; John Fleetwood, former head of Johannesburg’s Market Photo Workshop and current director of Photo:, a new African initiative; and Aïcha Diallo, associate editor of the web magazine Contemporary And.