In support of the January 2016 African Routes exhibition at Lacey Contemporary Gallery, the show’s curator Victoria Rogers and BBFA Collective Founder Enam Gbewonyo were invited to be interviewed by Reuters Content Solutions for their TRT Showcase show.
In the video Victoria talks about the importance of creating an international platform, changing perceptions of African art and Enam explains the inspiration behind her work, how her heritage plays a part and why she founded the BBFA.
The interview is featured on the Reuters Vimeo page.
NB: The artwork images shown in the video package in relation are a collaborative artwork titled ‘Frida and Me’ by myself and Textile Artist and Photographer Onomé Otite (www.onomeotite.com). The works also feature model Bibi Moyo.