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Exhibition: ‘Heaven Can Wait’ by Michael Soi,Dec 11 2019 – Jan 10 2020 @ Circle Art Gallery

HEAVEN CAN WAIT: An exhibition of new works by Michael Soi, Kenyan, b.1972

Opens Wednesday 11 Dec, 6 – 8 pm
Venue: Circle Art Gallery

The exhibition runs until 10 January 2020*

Michael Soi’s distinct style is instantly recognisable in Kenya. His satirical commentary on Kenyan social, economical and political life has garnered him a large local and international following. Soi began his practice in 1995, and his paintings are influenced by the history of political cartoonists in the region. This new body of work continues this tradition.

He has traveled far and wide to residencies and workshops and exhibited in East Africa, Ghana, South Africa, South Korea and U.S.A.

* The gallery will close for the holidays from Dec 21 to Jan 2 2020. During this time we will open by appointment between 11 am and 3 pm.
Call +254 (0)790 289-991 to book an appointment, and please give at least 24 hrs notice

December 5, 2019 at 10:40 am Leave a comment

100 Days Art Exhibition by Sogallo, Dec. 7 2019 @ Lava Latte, 209 State House Road

Date: December 7, 2019
Venue: Lava Latte, 209 State House Road
Time: 6-9 pm
Tickets: KES 2,000/- and KES 3,000 for Couples – Available, here.

The Exhibition is to showcase the pieces done by Sogallo during his 100 Day water color
Painting challenge.

Pieces will be selling from KES 5000-15000

December 5, 2019 at 10:39 am Leave a comment

Exhibition: ‘From then to the Present’, by Mary Ogembo, Until Dec. 13 2019 @ Village Creative, 48 Mbabane Rd, Lavington

Dates: Until December 13 2019
Venue: Village Creative, 48 Mbabane Rd, Lavington
Time: 10am – 4pm Daily

December 5, 2019 at 10:39 am Leave a comment

Pop Up Art Exhibition: The Sky Inside You (A Reflection from the Desert), Until Dec. 14 2019 @ GravitArt Gallery

Dates: Until December 14, 2019
Venue: Peponi Town Houses, off of Peponi Gardens, off of Peponi Road – Westlands


The Sky Inside You (A Reflection from the Desert), a pop-up art exhibition curated by GravitArt open for viewing (by appointment only) until Dec 14th.

The Sky Inside You is a pair show between Eltayeb Dawelbait (Sudan) and Mostafa Sleem (Egypt), two artists who connect and draw inspiration from childhood memories of The Sahara Desert. Memories make us who we are.

Join us on this oneiric adventure on the desert, an ephemeral art exhibition that will make you wonder and travel between dreams, sand, the moon and the stars.

Exhibition located in Westlands, Peponi Town Houses, off of Peponi Gardens, off of Peponi Road.

To schedule a time to visit, contact us at or call 0789585173.

December 5, 2019 at 10:38 am Leave a comment

Launch: An Autobiography of Asaph Ng’ethe Macua with a Retrospective Exhibition of Paintings from 1949, Dec. 7 2019 @ Nairobi National Museum

Date: December 7, 2019
Venue: Nairobi National Museum, Creativity Gallery
Time: 3 pm
Free entry to the opening

Exhibition runs until 31st January 2020
Daily 9 am to 5 pm
Normal museum rates apply

Tracing the history of contemporary art in Kenya through the art of Asaph Ng’ethe Macua

December 3, 2019 at 1:02 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Mogadishu, Stories from Within, Dec. 5-15 2019 @ Alliance Française

Dates: December 5-15, 2019
Venue: Alliance Française

November 25, 2019 at 1:58 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Silent Voices – An exhibition by Ismael Kateregga, Dec. 6-12 2019 @ At the Matbronze Art Gallery

Opening: Friday 6th December 2019
Venue: At the Matbronze Art Gallery

November 22, 2019 at 9:46 am Leave a comment

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