Archive: May 2019 - Heba Mansour

City of The Acacia’s – 2018

  • May 26, 2019
City of The Acacia’s – 2018

In the Spring of 2018, together with my colleagues and friend, I took a photo workshop in the Enigmatic City of Maputo. with my photography maestro Nicolas Pascarel. We had the feeling that we were the first group of foreign photographers in this intriguing City. Maputo has much to offer those with a discerning eye; from eclectic architecture, to colour beaches filled at the weekends with pleasant inquisitive locals, unaccustomed to mass tourism.

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Jam Session

  • May 12, 2019
Jam Session

The Pictures were taken during an intensive workshop with Nicolas Pascarel in Havana, during the winter of 2018. It expresses the rhythms of the street of Havana and my feelings about this beautiful city. Jam Session is a sound that is unique to this beloved city; I was inspired by the Jam session featured in the Movie, "Seven days in Havana".

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Il mare non bagna Napoli

  • May 12, 2019
Il mare non bagna Napoli

Il mare non bagna Napoli (“The Sea Does Not Bathe Naples”) is the title of a book published by Anna Maria Ortese in 1953; the book is a collection of short stories that depicts the difficulties, tragedy and the suffering of Naples after the war. The photos in this series were taken during a workshop with Nicolas Pascarel, in July 2017. I was inspired by the commission designed by Giovanna Bianco (Latronico, 1962) and Pino Valente (Naples, 1967), that speaks of the city where many are denied the opportunities and pleasures offered by the sea; this theme of the sea can be seen...

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