Lagos Photo Portraits: Samuel Fosso by Ivan Abreu (African Artist Foundation) #AfricanArt

Dec 2, 2013 • Art, ArticlesNo Comments

lagos-photoFilmmaker and video journalist Ivan Abreu, worked alongside the African Artist Foundation to produce video portraits of some of the photographers that showcased at this years Lagos Photo Festival.
The latest portrait (#4) features award-winning Cameroonian-born photographer Samuel Fosso who is best known for his self portraits in which he transformed himself into characters drawn from popular culture and politics.

Portraits of Teun van der Heijden, Lakin Ogunbanwo and Cristina De Middel can be viewed below:

Portrait #1 Teun van der Heijden
Portrait #2 Lakin Ogunbanwo
Portrait #3 Cristina De Middel

African Artists’ Foundation (AAF) is a non-profit organisation dedicated to the promotion and development of contemporary African art.

LagosPhoto is a month-long international arts festival that showcases the work of photographers in Nigeria.

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