Photographer, Jason Florio, and the Gambian chief – exhibition opening 3rd April, The Gambia, West Africa

flo taking pic pf Alkalo on skin JPG copy
Image © Helen Jones-Florio, 2006


Jason Florio with the village chief – the alkalo – Massaneh Cham, of Chamin Sosseh, The Gambia, West Africa. Just one of the many portraits, from Florio’s award-winning ‘Silafando‘ body of work, to be exhibited from Friday 3rd April, 2015 – in The Gambia. Taken whilst on ‘A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush – 930km Africa odyssey‘, with Helen Jones-Florio.

Screen Shot 2015-04-01 at 8.53.59 AM
Image © Jason Florio – ‘Silafando’


If you are in The Gambia, please feel free to come along to the opening:

Friday 3rd April, 2015 – 3-6pm, Gaya Art Cafe, Bertil Harding Highway (next door to the Senegambia craft market).

We hope to see you there!

The Florios (Helen & Jason)

A Short Walk in The Gambian Bush
L-R: The Short Walk team, 2009:- Momadou Cham, Jason Florio, Alkalo Manneh Cham, Helen Jones-Florio, Abdoulie Janneh – Image taken by Samba Leigh (also a team member)


Related posts: Silafando – Photo exhibition, Gambia

Published by Jason Florio & Helen Jones-Florio

Award-winning photographer, filmmaker, and writer, Jason Florio (, and photographer, producer, videographer and writer, Helen Jones-Florio Twitter @floriophotonNYC Instagram Instagram Instagram Instagram

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: