July 10, 2020
PORTRAITS OF AFRICA
IN CONVERSATION WITH ANWAR SADAT
Photography by Anwar Sadat
Interview by Karin Svadlenak Gomez
Anwar Sadat is a Kenyan photographer based in Nairobi. He grew up in the Kibera area of Nairobi and among his photographic projects are strong documentary photographs about a resilient strong community with a lot of challenges. He first picked up photography as head of the journalism club of his secondary school. His photographs focus on real life, and portraits of people around him.
"It’s a story worth telling that matters and I’d go anywhere that a story takes me."