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Musical Bridges Around the World in collaboration with the Olaju Art Group will host an artist talk featuring Juliana Kasumu to accentuate the exhibition From Moussor to Tignon. This photo-exhibition includes an essay written by Kasumu exploring the history of women of color and the use of headwraps as both fashion and political statements. Join us as Juliana Kasumu presents on issues related to her artistic journey and the process of creating From Moussor to Tignon during her summer residency in New Orleans, LA.

About the Artist:

Juliana Kasumu is a British-Nigerian photographer based in London using conscious imagery to highlight the interconnectivity of women, culture and fashion. Her subject matter is closed based on a quest for personal knowledge concerning issues related to Africa and its Diaspora. By interweaving cultural research and stunning portraitures, she is able to express critical ideas with the intent of educating her audience. Photographs by Juliana Kasumu have been exhibited for the use of raising awareness to less spoken narratives by women of color.

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MBAW Gallery
23705 IH-10 West, Suite 101 San Antonio, TX 78257
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