Mindelo, Jun 20 (Inforpress) – The participants of the artistic residence of photography Catchupa Factory, which takes place in São Vicente from May 30, present today the results of the work carried out in an exhibition entitled “Among other things”, at Cultural Center of Mindelo.
This show, according to members from the Olho de Gente Association (AOJE), the organization intends to disseminate all the work done by the nine participants, in the last three weeks, from challenges presented by the trainers, as well as the initiative of the trainees themselves.
The event, to be held at the Cultural Center of Mindelo, in the early evening of Thursday, is funded by the Ministry of Culture and Creative Industries, one of the partners raised for this fourth edition.
This program of incentive to the artistic creation in format of artistic residency, directed to photographers and artists emerging from the African Countries of Portuguese Official Language (PALOP), also obtained this year the financing of the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, guaranteed for three more future editions, which allowed to increase the duration of the artistic residence for another week, in addition to the two that have been customary in previous years.
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