Popular Images

Congolese perspectives, urban scenes and global networks

Ten artists, one art critic and two curators from Kinshasa, Lubumbashi and the Congolese diaspora were supposed to travel to Erlangen in June 2020 to take part in the exhibition "Popular Images" as part of the 19th International Comic Salon Erlangen. Since the Comic-Salon and thus all travel had to be cancelled due to the Corona pandemic, the exhibition was postponed to the next International Comic-Salon in 2022 - and this project was developed to serve as a digital platform of an experimental artistic-cultural exchange.

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