Dreams of Africa Chair

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Beaded in 2009 by over 150 women living with HIV/AIDS at the HillCrest AIDS Centre. Each square holds the individual crafters personal dreams. It is flanked by two beaded maps of Africa forming wings. What originally began as a project to travel around South Africa became an international journey of awareness, sharing aspirations and hope of people from all walks of life. Full story: http://fashionedforchange.wordpress.com/2013/07/09/not-just-your-everyday-chair-this-one-is-made-of-dreams

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The Dreams for Africa Chair | HACT | Durban, South Africa

This project has been on of Woza Moya’s most successful. Woza Moya wanted to create a large piece of art that would involve all of our 160 crafters, bring attention to the income generation project and the Hillcrest AIDS Centre but most of all inspire. The idea behind the Chair is for anyone from any walk of life to sit in or pose by it and tell their dreams and hope for the

Photographer Dominic Ronzo Joshua “ dreams of getting a job and starting a Star –Trek –themed metal band! Living With Hiv, Africa Map, Metal Bands, Travel Around, Star Trek, Dreams, Chair, Side Chairs, Chairs

Photographer Dominic Ronzo Joshua “ dreams of getting a job and starting a Star –Trek –themed metal band!”

Photographer Dominic Ronzo “Dreams of safety of firemen here and in South Africa” Shaun Cullen, New York fire-fighter Fire Department Africa Map, South Africa, Firemen, Fire Department, Firefighter, Centre, Trust, Safety, Dreams

Photographer Dominic Ronzo “Dreams of safety of firemen here and in South Africa” Shaun Cullen, New York fire-fighter 48thstreet Fire Department

Photographer Dominic Ronzo "To celebrate accomplishment of the impossible, celebrating pioneering spirits the world over , and to creating a bridge between two worlds" Brooklyn Bridge photographed from pier 17 Africa Map, South Africa, Between Two Worlds, Brooklyn Bridge, Travel Around, Journey, Dreams, Chair, Life

Photographer Dominic Ronzo "To celebrate accomplishment of the impossible, celebrating pioneering spirits the world over , and to creating a bridge between two worlds" Brooklyn Bridge photographed from pier 17

Photographer Dominic Ronzo “New York , New York! Living With Hiv, Africa Map, Travel Around, Centre, Trust, Dreams, York, Chair, Projects

Photographer Dominic Ronzo “New York , New York!”

Photography by Dominic Ronzo “ Dreaming of strength, power, and hope for the future of all American people ” ArutoDi Modica‟sCharging bull , New York Stock exchange Hope For The Future, Africa Map, Past, Strength, Dreams, York, Chair, American, People

Photography by Dominic Ronzo “ Dreaming of strength, power, and hope for the future of all American people ” ArutoDi Modica‟sCharging bull , New York Stock exchange

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo “Dreaming that the Statue of Liberty was just a little bit bigger!” Ferry to the Statue of Liberty, Battery Park Living With Hiv, Battery Park, Africa Map, Statue Of Liberty, Photograph, Dreams, Chair, Projects, Statue Of Liberty Facts

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo “Dreaming that the Statue of Liberty was just a little bit bigger!” Ferry to the Statue of Liberty, Battery Park

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo “Dreaming of a world of well-behaved dogs! Central Park , New York City Africa Map, South Africa, Central Park, Travel Around, New York City, Zen, Photograph, Dreams, Chair

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo “Dreaming of a world of well-behaved dogs!” -Zen K9 Dog walkers. Central Park , New York City

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo Bethesda Terrace Arcade, Central park Conservancy -New York City Africa Map, South Africa, Central Park, Travel Around, Arcade, New York City, Terrace, Past, Centre

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo Bethesda Terrace Arcade, Central park Conservancy -New York City

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo “Dreaming of a peaceful world” - Claire who adored the chair Africa Map, South Africa, Living With Hiv, Travel Around, Claire, Past, Photograph, Dreams, Projects

Photograph by Dominic Ronzo “Dreaming of a peaceful world” - Claire who adored the chair