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Opportunity: DJ Workshop & Concert, Aug. 28-30 2017 @ Alliance Française

Dates: August 28-30, 2017
Venue: Alliance Française

Are you an aspiring DJ or have basic knowledge in DJ-ing?
A chance to participate in a music production and DJ-ing workshop with DJ B-Brave and music producer Michael Dela Gafatchi.

Send your motivation letter to
Limited to 10 participants.


August 25, 2017 at 10:59 am Leave a comment

Call for Artistic Expressions: Painting, Sculpture & Mixed Media – for the Annual Manjano Exhibition, by Feb. 17 2017 @ GoDown Arts

Deadline for submission: February 17, 2017

January 10, 2017 at 3:43 pm Leave a comment

Opportunity for Established Designers for Swahili Fashion Week 2016, by Sept. 22 2016 @ Swahili Fashion Week

Application Deadline – Sept. 22, 2016

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September 15, 2016 at 2:34 pm Leave a comment

Open Call: New Arts New Audiences Grant Scheme, by Jul. 31 2016 @ British Council East Africa

An annual open call for cultural partners across East Africa (Kenya, Ethiopia , Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda) and the UK to create new art to showcase to new audiences in the UK and East Africa.

The British Council’s East Africa invites submission of expression of interest to this programme, new Art new Audiences

nAnA Details
There is no theme for nAnA, the ONLY objective is to produce new art which connects to new audiences.
– Minimum one UK and two East African countries to be involved in the project
– Project administered by one East African or UK partner
– Target audience for nAnA is 18-35 year olds
– Project can be match funded
– Minimum and maximum grant allocation is £2,000 – £20,000
– 3-5 year projects will be selected for nAnA 2016/17

Deadline for one page submission of interest is July 31, 2016

The East Africa Arts programme works across Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda and the UK. This month we are welcoming applications for the new Arts new Audiences grant scheme that facilitates the creation of new collaborative work across art forms in East Africa and the UK. This grant will support between three and five projects for 2016–17. Grant requests can be minimum £2,000 and maximum £20,000

For further info see:

July 14, 2016 at 4:34 pm Leave a comment

Competition: Photo Contest for Kenyan Photographers, by Jul. 31 2016 @ Photo Kenya Masterpieces

Deadline for submission of entries: July 31, 2016

Photo Kenya Masterpieces seek to recognize outstanding and creative photography work among photographers in Kenya.

The award concentrates more on creative genres in photography namely Architecture and Interiors, Wildlife and Conservation, Commercial/Advertising, Landscape/Environmental, Weddings, Street Photography, Fashion Photography, Travel and Phone Photography.

1st July 2016 – Opening of entry submissions
20th July – Unveiling of Judges
31st July – Closing of entries
1st -7th August – Judging
12th August – Announcement of Finalists
19th August – Award Cocktail

Find more information at

July 11, 2016 at 5:21 pm Leave a comment

Funding for Creatives: Applications for HEVA’s March Investment Cycle now Open, Until Feb. 29 2016

HEVA 2nd Cycle Applications
Dates: Until February 29, 2016

We are very excited to announce that the applications process for the March 2016 investment cycle is officially open!

In this investment cycle, we are looking forward to reviewing requests from dynamic startups in fashion, crafts, commercial photography and interior design.

Creative ventures looking to establish their brand, increase their production capacities, create new retail points, improve their products characteristics, or enter new markets, can now access tailored debt facility of KES 100,000 to KES 1,000,000 alongside business support.

Find out if you’re eligible and apply at

Important dates to keep in mind are:

February 29th – Deadline for online submission of applications
March 22nd – The selection committee will get in touch with all applicants.
April 31st – Successful candidates will be notified and the investment cycle launched.

If you have any questions or comments, do not hesitate to call our Program Coordinator on 020-4400-870 or at

February 11, 2016 at 10:52 am Leave a comment

Manjano Exhibition: Call for Artistic Expressions – Painting, Sculpture & Mixed Media, by Feb. 19 2016 @ GoDown Arts Centre

Dates: By February 19, 2016

January 18, 2016 at 11:20 am Leave a comment

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