40-year cultural odyssey to meet the return of a cultural legend

As recounted by Kenyan journalist Margaretta wa Gacheru, the show at the Hotel Intercontinental in Nairobi “was an evening of African magic and sheer joy ... one of the rare occasions when one feels just slightly smug having been in attendance to witness “history” ... well, at least a most extravagant occasion with a mixture of awe and epicurean appreciation … a chance to see Mr Kenya Mickey Ragos flex his bulging biceps or Miss Africa Khadija Adam careen along the catwalk waving at her fans.

~ Daily Nation

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As the poster at the entrance to the gallery says, Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher have spent over 40 years travelling across the African continent, photographing the costumes, ceremonies, rituals and customs of an Africa that is now vanishing.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 6, 2019