Arthur Conrad Kisitu
Arthur C Kisitu is a ‘self-taught’ artist based in Uganda, whose work emphasizes story telling through pictures, movement and sound. In 2010, Exhibitor at the Rotterdam (Netherlands) Photo museum. The Kaddu Wasswa Archive was published, a project that he co-authored and collaborated on with Dutch photographer, Andrea Stultiens.
Arthur first visited Germany a few years ago, when he was at the Cologne University under the theme ”Embattled Spaces Contested Orders” as a presenter/exhibitor at the VAD center for African studies Cologne University. Following the interest and dialogue generated by the Katanga story in Cologne, a dialogue through the arts and cultural exchange was born. Arthur says: “Within Uganda, after many years of biased reporting, the main stream media started taking more interest in Katanga slum because of mywork.” (see link)
Monitor: – Reviews & Profiles | Candid: Katanga through the lens www.monitor.co.ug)