The Centre of African Studies, African Studies Library, and Kerstin Hacker warmly invite you to attend the Private View of an extract of the stunning “Stories of Kalingalinga” photography exhibition.
The ‘Stories of Kalingalinga’ exhibition was held at the Ruskin Gallery 16th January – 13th February, and will remain at the Centre of African Studies through to July, before travelling to the Henry Tayali Gallery in Lusaka, and the Wayi Wayi Art Studio and Gallery in Livingstone, Zambia.
The Centre of African Studies and the African Studies Library are hosting an extract of this exciting exhibition showcasing urban life in Lusaka, Zambia through 11 succinct photographic styles.
The Stories of Kalingalinga features work by:
Edith Chiliboy Kerstin Hacker Scotty Jongolo
Danny Chiyesu Margaret Malawo Muchemwa Sichone
Zenzele Chulu David Daut Makala Yande Yombwe
Natalia Gonzalez Acosta Dennis Mubanga Kabwe
All photographs were produced during a collaborative workshop between Anglia Ruskin University and the Zambian National Arts Council in 2019 organised by Kerstin Hacker, Geoffrey Phiri and Zenzele Chulu. The exhibition also includes video interviews with each photographer.
The Private View will take place on Thursday 27th February, 16:30-19:00, in the Centre & Library (third floor, Alison Richard Building, Sidgwick Site) Please join our community for an evening of photography, discussion, and refreshments.
The exhibition is open to all, 09:30-17:00, Monday – Friday, from 24th February.
View the catalogue online, or pick one up when you visit!
Press coverage in the Cambridge Independent: “Cambridge photographic exhibition captures real life in Lusaka” http://bit.ly/2FoMjWu
Press coverage in the Times of Zambia: “Stories of Kalingalinga through ambiguous photography” http://bit.ly/32hLPvZ
Please do share with colleagues, family, and friends who might be interested (children welcome)