Posted on December 7, 2012
In Tifariti, an oasis town in in the Western Sahara, artists from fifteen nations came together to participate in the ARTifariti, the International Art and Human Rights festival in Western Sahara. An iteration of Living as Form (The Nomadic Version) was presented, including artist Federico Guzmán to bring a world of culture and artistic practice to the Sahrawi refugee camps over a period of fifteen days. The artists engaged the local community and used their creative voices to raise global awareness of the situation in Tafariti.
ARTifariti, is an international art festival in Tifariti where people have been living in the refugee camps for thirty-seven years.