African photographers are under represented

We are here to make a difference

AfroShoot is a platform with the mission to foster the conversations between Africa & its diaspora to reach out to the world and share unseen narratives to the mainstream while supporting photographers and nurturing a new synergy.

Working with us

Photographers

Photographers

Art experts

Art experts

Oganisations

Organisations

institutions

Institutions

galleries

Galleries

Lisa Aïssaoui, founder

Lisa Aissaoui

is a French-Algerian creative polymath. Photographer by passion & at the beginning of the professions she has been doing an internship at 50Golborne Art Gallery in London. As Public Relation Manager at Open The Gate, cultural organisation aiming at promoting African cultures through music & arts, she has been highly active within the African communities in London. She is graduating in 2016 with a BA in Social Anthropology & African Studies at School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS, University of London) and has previous undertaken a foundation course in World Art History & Issues in Development Studies.

Passionate by the diverse fields of the world Lisa received two Make A Difference Award in 2014 for her ‘great leadership and initiative’. She has also been organising annual commemoration event combining talks, film, live music, spoken words, storytelling and visual arts, inviting artists from Africa or African artists residing in Europe to perform. She was the president of the SOAS Photography Society and organised workshops, exhibitions as well as competitions for students.

Lisa also works in Social Media as a Freelancer & teaches languages, French & Hausa to individuals and groups.

CONTACT

Team

Get involved with us

Get involved with us

Looking for an amazing opportunity to work with us? We are welcoming spontaneous applications with CV & Cover Letter at contact@afroshoot.com

Our mission

Our narratives

Our narratives

As photographers from a huge continent the diversity of our narratives is immense. Africa makes us live within our experiences. Why isn’t it more exposed to the mainstream ?

Fostering synergy

Fostering synergy

Working in togetherness is of high value, we are seeking concrete collaborations as humans & organisations because it is where lies the strength of serving a purpose.

London Festival

London Festival

The London African P. Festival is the major & biggest project AfroShoot will be building upon through the time. We see it happening in 5 years time.

AfroShoot  in UK

AfroShoot in UK

Defining the place AfroShoot can held in the UK is an important step that we will build over time, with you. We want to have a real impact and build relationships with you.

Zoom  on Africa

Zoom on Africa

Many of us are residing in Africa, we are thus dedicated to find missions to work with local organisations on the access to photography as a profession or artistic practice.

Our artists

Our artists

Dear photographers

We have a network of photographers from Africa & its diaspora around the world. From amateur photographers to professional or artistic photographers, we invite you to join our network for more exposure, more opportunities to be part of our events such as exhibitions or seminars. Additionally, we are currently curating & designing programmes of trainings and workshops for your own needs and interest.
You don't want to miss on that, do you? Get in touch now at contact@afroshoot.com to register your interest of being part of the network.

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