John Akomfrah | the artist




The artist John Akomfrah
Born May 4 1957, London, England.

Style and technique of the artist: Video,

Filmmaker. ‘Black Audio Film Collective’. Princess Margriet Award 2012.


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John Akomfrah is a filmmaker, founder of the ‘Black Audio Film Collective’ and a prominent thinker within Afro Futurism, one of his more recent films is "Digitopia"…online video
The Last Angel of History
The Black Audio Film Collective was formed in Hackney, London in 1982 by John Akomfrah, Reece Auguiste, Edward George, Lina Gopaul, Avril Johnson, David Lawson and Trevor Mathison. It was one among many such collectives founded in Britain during the early- to mid- 1980s – including Sankofa, Ceddo and ReTake…
Interview with the artist


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