VI Biennial of Sao Tomé and Príncipe
1 November – 30 November 2011
Coordination: João Carlos Silva
Curator: Adelaide Ginga
Assistant curator and press office: Patrícia Corrêa
The VI edition will happen between 1 November and 30 November 2011, being the second moment of the project started in 2008, and that established a time of consolidation and affirmation of the biennial, with the curatorial orientation of Adelaide Ginga.
The VI Biennial programme includes an international exhibition of contemporary visual arts Heritage(s) – encounters and intersections, based on artistic residences; a exhibition centred on the architectural heritage – Roças of Sao Tome and Príncipe; and Roça Língua a project about portuguese linguistic universe and heritage.
Alongside there will be other cultural activities, conferences, a documentary and film cycle about Africa and its heritage(s), a homage to the artist Almada Negreiros, two projects of photography in public spaces about Tchiloli, workshops and educational ateliers, as well as entertainment events that value traditional performing arts.