Malick Sidibé, The Eye of Modern Mali
Red Hook, New York

Client: Red Hook Labs
Collaborators: Planeta, Dan Brewster, Nick Dangerfield

Timeframe: 2017

In collaboration with Red Hook Labs, Planeta produced a virtual reality piece of the acclaimed Malick Sidibé’s retrospective, The Eye Of Modern Mali.

It was shown on an HTC Vive at the New York exhibition, celebrating the late Malian photographer’s iconic career beginning in 1950s Bamako, Mali. Sidibé is acclaimed for his black-and-white images chronicling the lives and culture of the capital city in the wake of its country’s independence.