Food as a connection, as something which binds. Similarities between the German and Nigerian cuisine. The narrative of food in and through media from writing to photography and video.
We are looking for individuals with fresh and unique voices, ready to share their personal expressions and experiences of food as well as collectives interested in sharing their understanding of cultural diffusion and how to discover other cultures through cuisine, telling the world about it in new digital spaces.
You must have an online presence where you share your thoughts about food ‘journalism’, not necessarily in a conventional way ; as long as can demonstrate your interest and passion You should be interested in the cultural preservation and history of food You can apply as a collective [a max. of 2 people from each group will be allowed to attend]
Application deadline: 25th April, 2018 Successful participants will be notified by 2nd May, 2018 You must be available on 11th and 12th of May, 2018 to participate in the programme which will hold in Lagos
Click on the Google forms and fill it out with your personal essay about food and heritage, legacy, recipe-centered pieces, social and cultural commentary or food history between 300 – 500 Words.
GTBank’s annual Food & Drink Fair is an annual exhibition and sales event that aims to project the diverse angles of the food industry by connecting various businesses involved in the production and sale of food related items to a cosmopolitan audience of food enthusiasts.
There will be a wide variety of food exhibitors showcasing and selling food products ranging from fresh organic groceries to dry foods, confectionary and pastries, ready to eat consumables, top quality crockery and wine & champagnes.
In addition to the exhibition and sales, the GTBank Food & Drink event will also offer culinary experiences such as food and wine tastings, cooking master classes with renowned International and Nigerian chefs, outdoor grills and thrilling entertainment.
The exhibition will host more than 70 food exhibitors across 2,400m2 of exhibition space within the Food & Drink Centre at Plot 1, Water Corporation drive, Oniru, Victoria-Island, Lagos.
Date: 29th, 30th April & 1st May, 2018
Time: 10:00am – 9:00pm [daily]
Venue: Plot 1, Water Corporation Drive, Oniru, Victoria Island, Lagos.