This video shows a glimpse of the exhibition and programme of POPCAP '13 at Münsterplatz Basel and Museum der Kulturen Basel in June 2013.
POPCAP is a prize for contemporary African photography that is awarded to photographic portfolios produced on the African continent or dealing with the African diaspora. Submissions to POPCAP '13 were judged by a panel of fourteen internationally-sourced judges, with the winning entries publicly exhibited before and during Art Basel 44 and at PhotoIreland 2013, at LagosPhoto and the winner’s photographic collection presented in European Photography magazine.
The speakers featured in this documentary are:
Fiona Siegenthaler, PhD, Institute of Social Anthropology, University of Basel, Switzerland
Esther Baur, Master of the Rolls Basel-Stadt, Basel, Switzerland
Joseph Gergel, Curator, African Artists' Foundation, Lagos, Nigeria
Paul Jenkins, Historian, fmr Keeper of the Records Basler Mission, bmpix.org, Basel, Switzerland