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Christopher Vourlias

Christopher Vourlias

    Kenyan artists’ outcry wakes up the government
    Kenyan artists’ outcry wakes up the government
    When the news was announced in March that Kenya would be hosting a national pavilion at the Venice Biennale for the third time in the country’s...
    Spectacular Kenya basks in Lupita Nyong'o's light
    Spectacular Kenya basks in Lupita Nyong'o's light
    One morning in early March, a group of frowning men in business suits sat at their usual table in one of Nairobi's popular Java House cafés. It was...
    Charm mingles with chaos at Ouagadougou’s film festival
    Charm mingles with chaos at Ouagadougou’s film festival
    Pulled in a horse-drawn carriage through the streets of Ouagadougou and decked out in an ostentatious gown, Apolline Traoré arrived at the...