Author Archives: nameerdavis

About nameerdavis

I'm drawn to the crowd and the culture it foments.

Primate

I’m in a Zanzibar office waiting to reactivate my phone account, at the other end of the room the receptionist sits against an emerald green wall wearing a lilac head scarf and a deep pink silk blouse: the umber of … Continue reading

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Roads and Bridges

I’m reading Rilke, his view of a renaissance portrait brings attention to the background in which people may be seen traversing little roads and bridges. They exist in the back of the mind attending to the fine work of relationships. … Continue reading

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Working Title

One week into a 10 week journey through East and West Africa, initially attending an artist Cooperative in Dar es Salaam, travelling Tanzania and returning to Dar to put up a small show of drawings. I’ll be in Nigeria by … Continue reading

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