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Exhibition: by Lake Basin Arts Group, Sept. 18-30 2014 @ Creativity Gallery – National Museum

Lake Expo! by Lake Basin Artist. | Pic. via NMK

Lake Expo! by Lake Basin Artist. | Pic. via NMK


Lake Expo! An exhibition by artists from Kenya’s Lake Basin at the Nairobi National Museum

Dates: September 18-30, 2014
Venue: Creativity Gallery

Lake Basin Art Group (LBAG) is a unique Group of Artists who come majorly from Kenya’s lake region of Kisumu

September 18, 2014 at 5:27 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Where he ran, and returned to by Clinton Kirkpatrick, May 3-31 2014 @ Creativity Gallery – Nairobi National Museum

Ghost in a crowd, 2014, Oil on canvas, 100cm x 150cm by Clinton Kirkpatrick

Ghost in a crowd, 2014, Oil on canvas, 100cm x 150cm by Clinton Kirkpatrick


Opening: May 3, 2014 at 2 pm
Venue: Creativity Gallery – Nairobi National Museum

Exhibition Dates; May 3 – 31, 2014
Entry: Museum Rates Apply

Website: http://www.clintonkirkpatrick.com/

April 28, 2014 at 3:07 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Genesis by Bezalel Ngabo, Feb. 4-28 2014 @ Creativity Gallery – National Museum

Exhibition: Genesis by Bezalel Ngabo

Exhibition: Genesis by Bezalel Ngabo


GENESIS: An exhibition by BEZALEL NGABO.

Dates: February 4-28, 2014
Venue: Creativity Gallery, Nairobi National Museum
Time: Daily 8.30 am to 5.30 pm
Entry: Museum rates apply

Bezalel Ngabo realized he had artistic abilities when he was very young. He was born in the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Kinshasa where he attend the fine arts school, academy des beaux-arts to build his skills. His art later took him to Kenya where he held several exhibitions providing him opportunities to further his career. Bezalel now resides in Nairobi, Kenya. He is married to a beautiful Kenyan lady and is currently a father of one.

Painting is Bezalel’s way of appreciating the beautiful world we live in, especially in Africa to educate his viewers of the basic virtues of life that help contribute in making our world even more beautiful. Painting mainly abstracts, Bezalel draws his inspiration from the Holy Bible, which he believes is a mirror to the human spirit, and from day to day happenings in our society. All his pieces are original and unique.

To view some of Bezalel’s stunning art visit: http://www.bezalelngabo.com/

February 3, 2014 at 9:46 am Leave a comment

Exhibition: Sudanese Vision by Yassir & Fawaz, Extended to Aug. 11 2013 @ National Museum

Art by Fawaz Elsaid

Art by Fawaz Elsaid


Extension: Until August 11, 2013
Venue: National Museum, Creativity Gallery
Times: 8.30am to 5.30 pm Daily
Entry: museum Rates Apply

About
Yassir Ali is a Sudanese artist who is currently living in Nairobi, Kenya. A graduate of Fine Art from Sudan University for Science and Technology, Yassir is a member of the Almada Art Group, Union for Sudanese Artists and Kuona Trust. He is also involved in many projects for Sudanese children. Yassir is inspired by Nubian culture and motifs and his art is easily identified by eye-catching forms and colour. He has been exhibiting actively internationally.

Fawaz Elsaid was born in Sudan, and graduated from the College of Fine Art at Sudan University in 2004. He too is currently at Kuona Trust. He has participated in art workshops at the French Cultural Center in Khartoum and exhibits his work in Sudan as well as abroad.

Each artist makes an excellent foil for the other and it is in this room that the kaleidoscope finally makes sense. – Frank Whalley in Step inside the kaleidoscope…

August 6, 2013 at 10:30 am 1 comment

Group Exhibition: Young and the Old, Until Aug. 25 2013 @ National Museum

Dates: Until August 25, 2013
Venue: Creativity Gallery, National Museum
Entry: Museums Rates Apply

Exhibiting Artists: Martin M Otieno, Benta Oguda, Billy Mutua, Tabitha Munyoki & Moses Nyawanda

July 31, 2013 at 11:41 am 2 comments

Exhibition: Sudanese Vision by Yassir Ali & Fawaz Elsaid, Jul. 13-31 2013 @ National Museum

Painting by Yassir Ali

Painting by Yassir Ali


Opening: July 13, 2013
Venue: National Museum
Time: 11 am – 4 pm
Entry: Free

Yassir Ali is a Sudanese artist who is currently living in Nairobi, Kenya. A graduate of Fine Art from Sudan University for Science and Technology, Yassir is a member of the Almada Art Group, Union for Sudanese Artists and Kuona Trust. He is also involved in many projects for Sudanese children. Yassir is inspired by Nubian culture and motifs and his art is easily identified by eye-catching forms and colour. He has been exhibiting actively internationally.

Fawaz Elsaid was born in Sudan, and graduated from the College of Fine Art at Sudan University in 2004. He too is currently at Kuona Trust. He has participated in art workshops at the French Cultural Center in Khartoum and exhibits his work in Sudan as well as abroad.

July 8, 2013 at 4:08 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Unsellable Art! May 21 – Jun. 4 2013 @ National Museum

Unsellable art
Unsellable Art! What goes on in the mind of an artist? This thought provoking and educative exhibition organized by the Network of Kenya Visual Artists (NKVA) provides an interesting view of the extremes of an artist.

Opening: May 21, 2013
Venue: Creativity Gallery, National Museum of Kenya – Museum Hill
Time: 6.30 pm
Entrance: Free

The artists will be available in the gallery throughout the exhibition to give you an insight into their thoughts.

Exhibition Runs Until June 4 2013
Entry: Museum rates Apply

Other NKVA exhibitions running concurrently in Mombasa and Kisumu
Alliance Française de Mombasa May 17 – June 7, 2013
Kisumu Museum: May 25 – June 8, 2013

May 17, 2013 at 1:21 pm Leave a comment

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