Salooni Collective

Known as The Salooni Project the collective comprises of Kampire Bahana, Darlyne Komukama, Dr. Aida Mbowa and Gloria Wavamunno. Salooni is a multidisciplinary art project that posits black hair practices as systems of knowledge through which culture and survivalist strategies are passed from generation to generation. Created by four Ugandan women, the collective makes use of short film, live art performances, theatre and photography, to present ways in which historical memory and ways of being are weaved into the nape of black peoples’ hair.

Nationality: Ugandan