Artist Feature: Fatou Kande Senghor

Screen Shot 2016-08-16 at 12.16.04 AMFatoumata Bintou KANDE is the founder of Waru Studio in Dakar. Waru is a creative laboratory experiment with a focus on  art, ecology, science, technology, and policy change. It serves as a multi-disciplinary incubator that creates space for creative solutions to the problems of Africa and it encourages young people from all backgrounds to attend Waru studio to hone their artistic and technological intuitions.

In many articles about Fatou, it is stated that her greatest wish is to see young contemporary artists participate actively in the development and revitalization of media and communication in a professional environment with prospects.

Fatou is a prolific photographer, costume designer, filmmaker, artist, and activist.

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Waru Studio
19 sotrac mermoz
Dakar, Senegal

A few links to useful articles about her work: