year: 2010 – 2014
materials: HD video – Digital Photography
context: started during the residency at BijlmAir in the Bijlmer, Amsterdam, Netherlands. The work consists of 4 videos made on the 4 continents around the Atlantic Ocean.
Atlantic Transformerz explores the multiplicity of hues in the color black, and makes an issue out of distinguishing black diversity. Inspired by the African Diaspora in Amsterdam, it unites the four continents around the Atlantic Ocean.
Thanx 2: CBK Zuid-Oost, SMBA (Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam), Stichting Flat, Kibii Foundation / Marcel Pinas and Abessa
Directors of photography: Bouba Dola, Mounir Raji, Olubode Shawn Brown, Milton Kam
Camera: ‘The making of’ Moengo: Wouter Klein Velderman
Lights: Mounir Raji, Olubode Shawn Brown
Editing: Charl Landvreugd
Chief Make Up: Dave Stella
Assistants: Sharon Schouten, Tyrone Traylor, Sheena Rose
Models: Lerone, Egbert, Ferlin, Mike, Frederick, Nickie Nicole, Oumi, Ras2, Alberto