Everywhere I turned in Dakar, there was something colorful (albeit often covered in dust) to admire: Art, like crunchy baguettes and good music, seems to be everywhere in Senegal's capital city. Some of it we purchased and brought home with us, but most of it we had to be content with photographing. Here are a few shots of Dakarois art.
A quick sketch maybe, but this wall was part of Village des Artes, a peaceful yet abundant artist community that is a must-visit.
I saw this image often, but here on this turquoise wall in the Ouakam neighborhood, it was most vibrant and beautiful.
Another beautiful painting from the Village des Artes. This African woman's profile...Read More