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    Posted July 31, 2013 by
    Rimon007
    Location
    Banjul, Gambia
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    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    African culture: Street art

    Kubuneh

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Brazilian art lover Rimon007 captured this image of a glorious mural he painted on a school in Kubuneh, Gambia, this year. The mural forms part of the Wide Open Walls project, aimed at bring together artists to celebrate local communities in Gambia and also encourage tourism. Rimon says much iconic Western art owes a debt to African art. "I believe that the culture of Africans inspires artists of all times," he says. "Modigliani and Picasso are some examples of African influence in the art world."
    - sarahbrowngb, CNN iReport producer

    Rimon Guimarães painted a mural in the community Kubuneh, on the shores of the River Gambia.
    June 2013

    Wide Open Walls
    Bystanders venues.
    College of Djembe (percussion instrument)

     

     

     

     

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    agradecido ao povo africano!

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