2008

Marti Mueller
xtraterrestrial Kumba Mela


This series stems from the photographer’s belief in the freedom to be and respecting the freedom of others. This extraordinary gathering of 50 thousand people is about celebrating the freedom to be who you are, and, to be self-reliant in a collective survival camp in the dessert.

About the Artist
Marti Mueller is a photojournalist and writer based in Paris, France. Her work is part of the permanent collections in the Musée de Louvre in Paris and the International Museum of Photography in Friebourg, Switzerland. She is an environmentalist and has written a book titled, ‘This Earth of Ours’, with a prologue by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.