Photographers from Bamako



story of the Bamako photographers

Mali, from 1870 to 1995

by Érika Nimis



Talks with Malian photographers in Bamako about past and current methods, enthusiastic discussions on art and photography to retrace a vivid history of photography in Bamako where each 2 years are the ‘Encounters of African Photography’.


Essay by Erika Nimis

77 B&W photographs

Portfolios by Seydou Keita, Malick Sidibé, Alioune Ba et 20 autres photographes

Paperback of 120 B&W pages 14×19 cm

Published in 1998

In French and English

EAN 978 2 909571 218



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