Hallo, I’m Ragia Kaja Abdulwahed.
I’m Afro-Italian, I was born in the heart of Bologna but raised in the suburb.
I’m a former #telefonoazzurro( Italian association providing support to abused children in Italy, ed) and a #metoo- as a child and as a young girl.
I’ve always been very lucky.
“Beauty will save the world”
– F. Dostoevskij
Paris, where I often hang around for working reasons, has 20 Arrondissements. Bologna, where I live, used to have 18, now it has 9.
The XXIst Arr. did not even exist ‘till a few months ago.
I have reached the XXI without GPS, as I created it/ or it created itself on its own (cause to be honest, the dynamics about this process aren’t clear yet to me either)..
A brief collection of articles, from the columns “Monthly Issue” and “Latest News”. In the first one, you will find contents that put the Other at the center. Stories that can be perceived and lived as examples of Resilience and Sustainability, despite their occasional simplicity. In the second one “Latest News”, the Atelier of XXI Arr. will be the focus: It’s were you will witness its growth, slowly slowly… ALOHA!
The saving of Beauty is the saving of the Other.
HELLO SEPTEMBER AND WELCOME BACK TO ALL OF YOU! THE BIG NEWS OF THE MONTH IT'S ABOUT THE BEGINNING OF THE UP-CYCLING WORKSHOPS AT XXI ARRONDISSEMENT ATELIER, IN BOLOGNA! WHEN SUSTAINABLE & SARTORIAL FASHION TURNS INTO CREATIVITY AND FUN... 3' min. reading The...
ABOUT FINDING AN INSPIRATIONAL PLACE WHERE DEFUSING ANY BAD MOOD BY THE MEAN OF TALKING AND LUAGHING WITH OTHER PEOPLE, AND WHERE ONE FEELS LIKE HOME
turning limits, into a resource. An experience about creativity and Human relations, during the lockdown.