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Photo- Jimmy Nelson- Wodaabe- Chad - Homage to Humanity-
fine art

Wodaabe - Chad

XXVIII-8 - Exclusively selected Fine art print

Wodaabe | Gerewol festival, Seungo, Chari-Baguirmi region | Chad, 2016


When the rainy season ends in the north, the Wodaabe herders and their cattle journey south, where the land is less dry, following the rain to survive. Traditionally, they are animists, who associate spirits and particular
meanings with natural phenomena. They were one of the first groups in sub-Saharan Africa to accept Islam but continue to integrate it into their animist beliefs. More than in any other central African cultural group,
human beauty is central to Wodaabe culture, and it is celebrated by men and women alike.

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Gallery Art- Jimmy Nelson- Before They Pass Away - Wodabee- Chad
Photo- Jimmy Nelson- 4 People
Jimmy Nelson Foundation

With your purchase you support Indigenous communities taking their heritage into the future

With its projects, the Jimmy Nelson Foundation (JNF) is completing the circle Jimmy has started. As cultures are rapidly changing through time, and the world’s cultural diversity is at risk, now is the moment to act. The JNF supports Indigenous communities in preserving and passing on their traditional heritage and knowledge by investing in reciprocity and educational projects.

When you look at people- whether they are the Huli from Papua New Guinea, the Mursi from Ethiopia or even oneself- look beyond and do not judge. Often the truth is far different from what the eye beholds.
Not Wood Frame Art Print- Jimmy Nelson
  • Editions

      Limited to 19

  • frame

      Wallnut wood

  • glass

      Musem glass

  • Sizes

      074 x 062 cm - Edition of 9

      120 x 100 cm - Edition of 6

      170 x 140 cm - Edition of 3

      207 x 170 cm - Edition of 1

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