The VAfrica team lead by Zac Darkes are driving from London across Europe, through the Sharia Dessert and on to Freetown Sierra leone.
Link artists – poets – creatives from the north west coast of Africa to creatives around the world.
Promote art & culture UK – France – Spain – Portugal – Morocco – Mauritania – Senegal – Guinea – Sierra Leone and the world.
Creating on going links with creatives.
Launch event in London with the focus on artists in the UK.
12-week programme, traveling across west coast of Africa exchanging creative media from the UK, Europe and America with creatives on the north west coast of Africa.
Promotion of artists and project via news outlets, social media, websites and the VAfrica affiliates.
40 min documentary.
Collection of Poems short stores images and video to be shown in exhibitions in the UK and Africa.
Sustainable opportunities for all creatives involved.
Bringing together an international team of creatives who otherwise would not have the means or support to work in Africa.
On route artist Adrian Ekenhall will produce a series of work detailing elements of north west Africa for the return exhibitions in the UK & Africa.
UK – FRANCE – SPAIN – PORTUGAL – MOROCCO – MAURITANIA – SENEGAL – GUINEA – SIERRA LEONE