‘Drum Moon I’, 2020
Vegan ink and vegan acrylic paint on a Remo snare drumhead (37cm x 37cm)
'Drum Moon I' was up for auction in support of Amref Health Africa in the US @amrefusa health initiative to provide COVID-19 mitigation and vaccine equity across Africa. I am thankful to have been able to contribute my work to this auction to assist in the fundraising for this organization. Auction launched September 28th, at artsy.net/amref-artball .
Amref Health Africa ArtBall is a premier contemporary African, Pan-African, and Black art auction to benefit Amref Health Africa’s COVID-19 mitigation work on the ground in Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Tanzania, South Sudan, Senegal, Zambia, Malawi, and South Africa. Pillars of this work consist of training health workers, providing access to clean water and proper sanitation, testing and laboratory strengthening, mitigating secondary impacts, and vaccine education and distribution. Amref Health Africa is the largest African-based NGO in the world running over 150 health-centered programs across 35 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, reaching over nine million people per year.