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ADD FUEL is the world wide work of Diogo Machado, illustrator and street artist.

Djerbahood

2014-07-07
Djerbahood, 2014
Djerba, Tunisia
Curated by Galerie Itinerrance & Lara Seixo Rodrigues

The Djerbahood project transformed the village of Erriadh, on the Tunisian island of Djerba, into an open air museum with the contribution of around 150 artists from 30 countries. Being able to come into contact with Tunisia's rich cultural tradition of ceramics made working on this project one of the most enjoyable experiences I've ever lived as an artist. Especially when considering that the geometric and organic elements present in Tunisian and North-African ceramics have been a major influence in Portuguese tile culture over the centuries.

Photos ©Diogo Machado