Documentation of Traditional Mozambican Mapiko Dance

This project involves the documentation of dances and associated objects.

Closely associated with the Makonde people, Mapiko dance relies on mask art, theater, music, and movement for transmitting traditional Makonde values. [Photo credit: Project organizer]

Project Details

Location: Mozambique, Eastern Africa, Africa Organiser(s): National Directorate of Cultural and Creative Industries, Mozambique Funder(s): U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Funding received: $33,000 (USD) Commencement Date: 09/2018 Project Status: Completed
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