The photographer Arturo Bibang was born in 1971, in Bata, Equatorial Guinea. He studied at the Luis-Buñuel Photography Institute, in Madrid, and later in London from 2003 to 2005.
He started his professional career as a photojournalist and, while traveling, worked for numerous news agencies based in Spain, most notably for the publications El Mundo and Zero Magazine.
In 2009, he returned to live in Equatorial Guinea. He has participated in numerous exhibitions there and around the world. His work has also been exhibited at Paris Photo and at the Rencontres de Bamako in Mali, in 2011.
Puerta Iluminada, 2015,
Printed on Canson rag photographic,
130 x 140 cm,
As you know, the Coronavirus is spreading worldwide. After Asia, Europe and the American continent, the African continent sees the Covid19 epidemic coming with great concern, given the limited health infrastructures available in some countries.
All the AAD teams wish to give their warm support to the artists, professionals, partners and volunteers involved in our projects throughout Africa.
We have preventively taken the decision to temporarily suspend all our activities in the field in order to participate in the security of all and to try stop the spread of the virus on the continent.
As we know today, the speed of implementation of measures to protect people on a collective scale is critical in the future fight against the impact of this virus.
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Above all, take care of yourself and your loved ones.