Babak Fakhamzadeh

Babak Fakhamzadeh

Co-founder of walk · listen · create
(Netherlands / Iran / Brazil)

Founder Marŝarto23 shortlisted Online Jury 2022 Online Jury 2023 Online Jury 2024 SWS Grand Jury 2023 SWS23 shortlisted
Babak was working in ICT4D before it had a name (2001), and never really left it. Now, he can help you to get lost.

Babak brought photomarathons to Africa (2007) and won the Highway Africa new media award (2007).
He is the only three-time winner of the UN World Summit Awards; in 2012, 2017, and 2021.
In 2016, together with Agência Pública, he won, and was a runner up for, the Prêmio Jornalístico Vladimir Herzog de Anistia e Direitos Humanos. In 2017, he cooperated on work which was nominated for the Gabriel García Márquez award, and the Prêmio Petrobras de Jornalismo.

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  • Walking Event SWS20

    The spaces between the words – Practices of locative literature

    Geert Vermeire
    Andrew Stuck
    Stefaan van Biesen
    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    Elspeth Penfold
    Lucy Jeffery
    · 2020-09-25 18:00
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  • Walking Event SWS20

    Here and there

    Geert Vermeire
    NG Bristow
    Fred Adam
    Richard Shannon
    Ricardo Climent
    · 2020-09-23 18:00
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  • Walking Event SWS20

    Walking beyond borders – walking arts before and after the pandemic. Between Prespes 2019 and 2021.

    Geert Vermeire
    Yannis Ziogas
    Clara Gari
    Lydia Matthews
    Natacha Moutinho
    · 2020-09-20 18:00
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  • Walking Event SWS20

    Sound as an art form; in conversation with Viv Corringham

    Viv Corringham
    · 2020-09-09 19:00
  • Babak Fakhamzadeh – 30 ...

    A morning meander close to the beach in Santos

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 7 Sep, 2020
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  • Curated news

    Facebook Highlights Audio as a Key Part of its AR Glasses Plans

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 5 Sep, 2020
  • Curated news

    A New Poetics of Space: Literary Walks in times of Pandemics and Climate Change

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 4 Sep, 2020
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  • Babak Fakhamzadeh – 30 ...

    A walk back, after a coffee

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 3 Sep, 2020
  • Curated news

    Uncovering the acoustical properties of Stonehenge

    Babak Fakhamzadeh
    · 3 Sep, 2020
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  • walk · listen · café SWS20

    On line meet up with Horatio Clare: Slow Radio – a new way of thinking about, making and listening to radio?

    Horatio Clare
    Andrew Stuck
    · 2020-09-01 18:00
  • Babak Fakhamzadeh
  • walk · listen · café SWS20

    On line meet up with composer Helen Ottaway: The role of movement in the participation in and appreciation of art

    Helen Ottaway
    Geert Vermeire
    · 2020-09-28 18:00
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  • Walking Event SWS20

    London Street Noises – Historical Soundwalk at Beauchamp place

    Mattia Cobianchi
    John Levack Drever
    · Goldsmiths U... · 2020-09-20 10:00
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  • Walking Piece

    Audio Walk Friedrichshain

    Ruben Kurschat
    · Since 2014
  • Walking Piece

    Audio-City Berlin Englisch

    · Audio-City · Since 2014