Daginsky - Pass on the flame - art for charity

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Daginsky - Pass on the flame - art for charity
Street-Art Berberbag

Vintage Berberbag, Leather
Dimensions approx. 28cm x 25cm x 4cm

PASS ON THE FLAME’ is an art charity project that focuses on preservation of culture and heritage through creativity. By engaging contemporary artists with a token of the past from another country it asks for their reflection on their own identity.

Eight international leading contemprary artists have joined this initiative founded by the ABURY Foundation where Moroccan Berberbags become canvases for a new works of art. The "PASS ON THE FLAME" art pieces will be auctioned with all proceeds going to support the ABURY Foundation Literacy School in the Atlas Mountains, Morocco.


Daginsky

Dag Insky is a visual artist specializing in street art and graphic design. After a stint at GEDEON, FMR HOSPITAL, XULYBët and THE MAGIC FORCE, Dagmar Dudinsky joined the EXYZT collective represented at the French pavilion at the Venice Biennale in 2006.

In 2014 Dag Insky joined the project Michel Gondry in Casablanca and in June 2015 she completed the movie "Mi Casa es tu Casa" which premiered at the French Institute of Casablanca. As part of the Marrakech Biennale, the artist has created two murals in Essaouira and Marrakech, and hosted a collective workshop on the terrace of the French Institute of Essaouira.

This Berber Bag is being exhibited as part of this year's Marakesh Biennale and will be ready for shipping on the 20th of May 2016. We thank you for your understanding.

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