São Paulo Sights: Visit to Museu Afro Brasil

Earlier this month I paid a visit to the Museu Afro Brasil / AfroBrazil museum in São Paulo, a space which highlights the African perspective in the formation of heritage, identity and Brazilian culture. A space which celebrates an often untold memory and history of Brazilian and Afro-Brazilian Art.

Beyond Your World – Beyond Brazil!

“Ongoing demonstrations, the upcoming World Cup, preparations for the Olympic Games and approaching elections – 2014 is considered to be a very important year for Brazil. Consequently, many stories are out there waiting to be covered. Beyond Your World would like to make a big contribution with this special project and needs your help!” On… Continue Reading →

When Salvador stole my heart…

A collection of pictures from my first ever visit to Salvador, Bahia in 2009. Little did I know about my ancestral (TABOM) connection with this city. Salvador still managed to leave a profound impact on me with all its glory; from history and culture to the people and food! It’s no wonder I claimed to… Continue Reading →

I saw this and thought… wow

I recently booked my ticket to Salvador, Bahia! I’m so excited to get on with my Tabom Afro-Brazilian research and be in town for carnival! As I stood at the Avianca airport ticket desk waiting for my São Paulo- Salvador- Rio, tickets to be printed my eyes caught the front cover of their latest magazine…. Continue Reading →

Projects/Interviews☚

A list of my projects: and interviews: A Street Success Getting on the streets! The process towards a Photography project on Africans who’ve built a successful life for themselves working on the streets of Rio. – Central Street Success pt1 – Central Street Success pt2 –Central Street Success pt3 –Central Street Success pt4 – Central… Continue Reading →

South America

Travels in South America… Brazil I’ve got a strong connection to Brazil. Perhaps started from a young age when my dad mentioned I had Brazilian ancestry (guess you would be excited and curious too)! In 2009 I visited Brazil for the first time. It was an amazing experience especially to see friends I’d made in… Continue Reading →

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