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Discover & Share : 54th Edition of Blankets & Wine feat. Fena & Wendy Kimani, Aug. 3 2014 @ Carnivore Gardens

Blankets and Wine
Pack your picnic baskets, bring a bottle of wine, carry a shuka and join us for the 54th edition of Blankets & Wine at CARNIVORE KENYA, Nairobi this August 3rd from 1pm to 7pm.

This edition of Blankets & Wine will host a variety of fun filled, family-friendly activities as we Discover, Love and Share in the creative blend of music, literature, fashion, art and film.

Dates: August 3, 2014
Venue: Carnivore Gardens
Time: 1-7 pm
Tickets: KES 2000 at the Door

Featured activities at this event will include;

MUSIC STAGE
Performances by: Cece Sagini, Mumala, Wendy Kimani and Fena

Kwani Trust STAGE
Join Kenya’s emerging authors, poets, thespians and musicians for a series of thematic performances, readings, discussions and literary exhibitions centered around writing and literature. Share and learn with other literary enthusiasts and experience the world of words live at the Kwani? stage at B&W 54. This month, the Kwani? stage will feature;

Kwani? Mahewa
Kwani? Literary Salon: Emerging Voices
Dramatized Readings
Kwani? Book Swap

ART HIVE
Short Film Exhibition by PAWA 254
FA254: African Designers For Tomorrow
Made With Love

DJ BOOTH
Chill out with the afro-house guru Jack Rooster for a live session of his radio show Caffe Mocha at B&W

Find more info here

July 31, 2014 at 3:02 pm 1 comment

Exhibition: from the Kenya Photography Awards, Until Dec. 20 2013 @ Alliance

Dates: Until December 20, 2013
Venue: Alliance Francaise, Ground Floor Gallery

PAWA254 and Photographers Association of Kenya (PAK) present photographs by the 50 finalists from the inaugural ‘Kenya Photography Awards’. The winners were unveiled at a gala dinner at the KICC on November 26, 2013 in the following categories: News, Daily Life, Creative, Portraiture, Nature, Sports and the Most Promising Young Photographer.
1281 entries were received across all categories.

The Photographer of the Year award went to the Reuters’ Photographer, Thomas Mukoya, who won the Sports Category and was runner-up in the Daily Life category.

Other winners include: Georgina Goodwin (News), Thandiwe Muriu (Portraiture), Joe Kiragu (Creative), David Mutua (Daily Life), Karim Kara (Nature) and Thandiwe Muriu and Louis Nderi (Young Photographer).

December 3, 2013 at 10:21 am Leave a comment

Workshop: Know your Intellectual Property, May 18 2013 @ the NaiLab

PHOTOGRAPHY
Know Ur IP is a workshop that is designed for Innovative, Creative and Cultural Businesses in Kenya

Date: May 18, 2013
Venue: NaiLab, Bishop Magua Building 4th Floor
Location: opposite Uchumi Ngong Road
Entry: Kshs 500 (inclusive of reading material)

The all day workshop will be facilitated at NaiLab (Bishop Magua Bldg) by IP Checkin, Centre for Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law
- CiPIT and Kenya Copyright Board
- KeCOBO

About
This workshop will cover more than Copyright, Infringement, Protecting your IP, Agreements, Rights and the different ways you can make a living off your Intellectual Property.

with the proud support of Creatives Garage, BAKE, POWO, Craft Afrika, PAWA254 and Arterial Network.

May 17, 2013 at 11:27 am Leave a comment

Creatives Garage April Review: Hub Edition, Apr. 19 2013 @ Pawa254 Hub

hub edition
This April the Creatives Garage will host several of the leading hubs in Nairobi to share about their work and engage in a discussion about the role, impact and importance of hubs in the creative industry. As a creative it is imperative for you to join as you are the main shareholder for the establishment of any hub in your field.

Date: Friday, April 19 2013
Venue: Pawa 254
Time: from 5 pm

Creative hubs have become a center for innovation and incubation for start ups in Kenya, with several coming up around Nairobi.

April 15, 2013 at 12:13 pm Leave a comment

Creatives Garage Portfolio Review, Sep 21 2012 @ Pawa254

Join 5 creatives this month at Creatives garage Portfolio Review at @Pawa254 from 4.30pm on 21 September 2012. We have an amazing lineup for you this month. Come check out Kiplagat Leting an amazing Chef in modern cuisine, Zawadi Nyongó a Yoga master in her own rights, Jozie an architect by day and a bass guitarist by night, the smooth sultry voiced Andrew Wambua, Raya a great Poet and of course the MC for the night,  @Muthoni Gathecha

https://www.facebook.com/events/524153820943712/

September 14, 2012 at 4:20 am Leave a comment

Script Power Workshop with Dwayne Johnson-Cochran, Aug 25 2012 @ Pawa254

Script Power Workshop with Hollywood Director, Dwayne Johnson-Cochran – Saturday, 25th August 2012 (1400hrs-1700)

On Saturday, 25th August 2012 Pawa254 hosts a script writing forum with Holywood Director, Dwayne Johnson-Cochran. Dwayne is a director, writer, producer, educator and journalist living in Los Angeles. He has written and is producing THE BOOK OF THE YEAR’, Angela Bassett’s directorial debut to be co-produced by Bassett Vance Productions and T.D. Jakes in 2012; wrote and will direct ‘BIBI’ to be produced by three-time Oscar-nominated director Sergei Bodrov (MONGOL) in 2012 and co-wrote ‘MARIA’ with Sergei Bodrov, to be produced by AR FILMS at Universal Pictures in 2012. Mr. Johnson-Cochran wrote, directed and produced ‘SIDE BY SIDE’, a film about the dynamic 50/50 Group of Sierra Leone, West Africa executive produced by former Secretary of State Madeline K. Albright.  In postproduction are the documentaries ‘THE STORY OF A VILLAGE’ about a small village in Kona, a small district in Sierra Leone, West Africa starring actress/producer Regina King; BE KNOWN, a film on Chicago jazz innovator Kahil El Zabar. His feature film LOVE AND ACTION IN CHICAGO (currently in rotation on HBO) features Kathleen Turner, Courtney B.Vance, Jason Alexander, Regina King and Ed Asner. ‘MY TRIBE IS LOST,’ a film script sold to Steven Spielberg is in development at DreamWorks.  Mr. Johnson-Cochran co-created the television series MINOR ADJUSTMENTS for NBC and was a staff writer on the series ANGEL STREET, produced by John Wells for CBS.

August 24, 2012 at 1:39 pm Leave a comment

Pawa Salon: Photographer Teddy Mitchener, Jul. 26 2012 @Pawa254 Hub


Date: July 26, 2012
Venue: Pawa 254 Hub
Time: 4.30pm

About Teddy Mitchener
Teddy Mitchener is a commercial and fine arts photographer with a varied background in the photography industry, having vast experience plying his trade in the USA, and now within the East African region.

For additional information: Facebook event page

July 23, 2012 at 12:03 pm Leave a comment

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