Patrick Mudekereza

writer and poet, Democratic Republic of Congo

Patrick Mudekereza is a writer and cultural producer, living and working in Lubumbashi, in DR Congo. He co-founded and runs the Picha art center, and helps stage Rencontres Picha, a biennale dedicated to photography and video art. Over the past ten years, Mudekereza has initiated a number of different projects, such as a magazine, cultural events, and exhibitions. He sits on the board of ARTerial Network, a network of African cultural activists, and is consultant on visual art and cultural policy for various organizations.

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Patrick Mudekereza

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Democratic Republic of Congo