Overview participating exhibitions

Making Oneself

Making Oneself

Elly Rwakoma

studio work seventies and eighties

Like many Ugandans, Rwakoma Elly is a man of traditions and high moral standards. He was educated as a teacher and made his living as a social worker, but he’s most proud of his achievements as a photographer. Rwakoma was the presidential photographer, a photojournalist, and carried out photography assignments for companies and schools. His contribution to this exhibition focuses on images that he made in his studio and darkroom in the seventies and eighties of the last century.