Jürg Schneider

Jürg Schneider is a historian and affiliated researcher at the Centre for African Studies at the University of Basel, Switzerland. His teaching, writing and curatorial activities are centred on the African continent’s rich photographic heritage and those who created it, with a keen interest in West and Central Africa. He is a co-founder of African Photography Initiatives, an organisation working in and with photo archives in Africa.

Dedicated to promoting African art