Leral Thiossane

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 - 5:00pm to Thursday, 15 December 2016 - 6:00pm
France, Paris
Type of Event: 

The result of an artistic residency in Dakar (Senegal), the Leral Thiossane digital installation will be inaugurated at UNESCO on December 13 at 5pm, and on display until 15 December 2016.

The 10th Ordinary Session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions (UNESCO, 12-15 December 2016) will be introduced on 13 December 2016 at 5pm with the inauguration of an exceptional digital installation by Senegalese artists Djiby Ba, Seydou Keita, Lamine Dieme and Essi Atiase, and DJ Ibaaku.

The installation will be inaugurated in the presence of Mrs. Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO, Mrs. Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, Mr. Yaya Abdoul Kane, Senegal’s Minister of Posts and Telecommunications, the International Organization of La Francophonie and various artists.