AfricaAfrica, exploring the Now of African design and photography

AfricaAfrica, exploring the Now of African design and photography

Exhibition, March 15 - April 2, 2018, Palazzo Litta Cultura, Milano

Palazzo Litta Cultura, the cultural project born from the cooperation between the Ministry of Culture and Tourism for Lombardy and MoscaPartners, continues its exploration of the contemporary world in 2018, moving from Japan to Africa with the AfricaAfrica, exploring the Now of African design and photography exhibition, sponsored by the Embassy of the Ivory Coast, the South African Consulate and the Burkina Faso Consulate.

With a look at the contemporary design of sub-Saharan Africa - the area of over 24 million square kilometres extending from east to west on the southern Sahara line - design, photography, music and cinema are once again intertwined in programming an interdisciplinary proposal: twenty-two creatives, through forty design products of the last two years (2016-2017) and fifty-five photographic works express their unprecedented point of view, giving back the image of a dynamic, innovative and vital reality.

The creators of the exhibition are MoscaPartnersand MIA Photo Fair Projectsrespectively curators of the design and photography section; at the same time, the musical programming is curated by Ponderosa Music&Art.

"We have chosen designers who represent the great heterogeneity of this extensive and xtagstartzspan style="background-color: var(--color-body); color: inherit; font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-style: var(--font-style-body); font-weight: var(--font-weight-body); text-align: inherit;">semi-unknown area of a world very close to us, as is Africa", says

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