Meet our Staff: Serigne Mansour ‘Mad Zoo’ Fall, Teaching Artist


Meet Sunu Thiossane Summer Camp Teaching Artist, Serigne Mansour Fall, who is a 29-year old graffiti artist, designer,writer, comic book artist, and Pan African activist through Black Panther spirit. He is the founder and president of the RBS Crew – one of the most critically acclaimed graffiti artists collectives within the African continent.

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Meet our Staff: Abdel Kader Diakhaté, Teaching Artist

Meet Sunu Thiossane Teaching Artist, Abdel Kader Diakhaté, also known as Kader.  He is a proud Senegalese visual artist, specializing in sculpture, painting, theatrical set design and decoration.  He is proud to make art out of recycled materials as a way to repur

Paderpose and  re-imagine what is intended to be thrown away.  Kader is a very celebrated independent artist and beloved visual arts teacher at the Senegalese-American Bilingual School.

Meet our Staff: Safietou Niang, Intern

Meet Sunu Thiossane Summer Camp Intern, Safietou Niang. MoSafietouNiangst of her friends call her “Saff”!  She is 17 years old and is the third eldest of a family of 5 children. Safietou is a senior at the Senegalese-American Bilingual School and about to do the Terminal (senior year) next year. When asked about life objectives ?? She delightfully answered: To be an independent woman !

Meet our Staff: Thierno Kandè, Intern.


Meet Sunu Thiossane Summer Camp Intern, Thierno Amadou Kandè. Thierno is 17 years old and was born in Saudi Arabia.  He is a senior at the Senegalese-American Bilingual Schools (S.A.B.S.) and this is his 3rd year participating in the camp.  He aspires to get his DBA is international finance and would like to pursue his studies in the United States.