Posts tagged ‘International Women’s Day’
International Women’s Day: Dedication Painting to Wangari Maathai – A Lady of Commitment, Mar. 8 2014 @ National Museum
The National Museum of Kenya invites you to view a dedication painting during the Celebration Of International Women’s Day on March 8, 2014.
The masterpiece titled Wangari Maathai, A Lady of Commitment by Joseph Bertiers stands tall at 6ft x 8ft.
In honouring Maathai’s activities & achievements the masterpiece becomes a great source of inspiration for change and reflection on the economic, political and social achievements of women.
You are encouraged to find some time during the women’s week starting Saturday March 8th to visit and spend time with the painting. It is displayed at the Nairobi National Museum‘s lobby on ground floor.
The painting will be on display at the museum for a minimum period of one year.
Time: The National Museum is open daily from 8.30 am to 5.30 pm
Entry: Museum Rates Apply
A Collaboration of National Museums of Kenya and VS Arts
Dates: March 7-11, 2011
Venue: Alliance Française
Events line up in this festival includes; film/discussion, exhibition, poetry performances and pad raising concert
Download the Festival Culturelles programme of events