Pop Up & Chill Handmakers’ Market, Dec. 17 2017 @ 910 James Gichuru – Lavington

Date: December 17, 2017
Venue: 910 James Gichuru, Lavington
Time: 11 am – 7 pm

“Tis the season of giving and the 6th edition of Pop Up & Chill is the perfect place to buy wonderfully hand-made gifts and give back to the community. Featuring a carefully curated array of artisans and collectors, we’re bringing handmade, eco, holistic and vintage goods, and items inspired by Africa and majorly made in Kenya. This time we’ll have a Giving Box for donated items to our chosen charities so if you have clothes, toys or food that you wish to donate, bring them and we’ll make sure they get to the right people.”

The main aim of this market is to support local independent artists, designers and traders
in a relaxed setting.

Entry is free. Location is 910 James Gichuru from 11am till 7pm.

Find more information, here.


December 11, 2017 at 12:40 pm Leave a comment

Discussion, Information Fair & Film Screening: On International Migrants Day, Dec. 18 2017 @ Goethe Institut – Nairobi

Through the Better Migration Management Programme, GIZ (the German Agency for International Cooperation) is planning an event in cooperation with the International Organization for Migration.

The aim of this event is to showcase opportunities for Kenyan youth to legally study and work abroad.

Date: December 18, 2017
Venue: Goethe Institute
Time: 2pm to 5:30 pm

The event consists of a panel discussion, an information fair and a film screening and is free of charge.

Also, register your assistance by filling in this survey (on Survey Monkey) about the event.

December 10, 2017 at 12:20 pm Leave a comment

Zainab Sule Live in Kenya (with Rish, Rash Band, Seeds of Datura & More)! Dec. 16 2017 @ Alliance Française Terrace

Date: December 16, 2017
Venue: Alliance Française Terrace
Time: from 6 pm
Entry: Free

December 10, 2017 at 12:19 pm Leave a comment

Extended: The Biggest Wine Sale of 2017 by the Wine Gallery Kenya, Nov. 22 – Dec. 10 2017 in Nairobi, Naivasha, Nanyuki & Nakuru

Dates: November 22 – December 10, 2017
Venues: Nairobi, Naivasha, Nanyuki & Nakuru (the Wine Gallery Stores)

Find more information here

Update: Extended Until December 10, 2017!

December 8, 2017 at 6:42 am Leave a comment

Photo Exhibition: Half Life by Mutahi Chiira ft. Ian Muhanji, Dec. 17-24 2017 @ the Hub – Karen

Dates: December 17-24, 2017
Venue: the Hub – Karen

Half-Life Photo Exhibition by Mutahi Chiira ft. Ian Muhanji

This showcase includes;

1. Half-Life – A series of blended images showing common spaces at Day & at Night & in a single composition.
These include showing;
A. a recent collaboration with The Hub Karen
B. Nairobi Skyline
C. ‘Illustrations’ series
2. Cityscapes – Dawn & Dusk views of the Nairobi Skyline
3. Landscapes
4. Illustrations

The showcase starts on Sunday 17th December 2017 at the The Hub in Karen.
No RSVP or entry fee. Just pop in.

Mutahi is an Architect cum Photographer based in Nairobi and is always on the lookout for opportunities to travel, appreciate and document the countless gems in and around the city.
His area of focus is the “out there” spaces – Cityscapes, Landscapes, and of course, Architecture.

Muhanji is an artist, creative director & illustrator based in Nairobi, Kenya.
He uses his art to create visual impressions and give out raw emotion. From time to time, he does Artivism which is Art that is driving a certain agenda ” activism. “

For any queries, get in touch via eyeconic-media@mail.com

December 7, 2017 at 4:36 pm Leave a comment

What Happens in the Night – Encore Play Performance, Dec. 16 2017 @ DAC Auditorium – Daystar Valley Road

Prevail Arts Company presents: WHAT HAPPENS IN THE NIGHT – Written and Directed by Kigondu Martin.

Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017
Venue: Daystar Valley Road – DAC Auditorium
Charges: 1000/- advance, 1500/- at the door. MPESA; 0725832607.

CAST: Chichi Seii, Bilal Mwaura, Shiviske Shivisi, Nick Ndeda and Salim Gitao.

The news makers go home too; the media personalities, the artists and the leaders – those expected to give commentary on the times. What happens when the scandals they investigate and instigate follow them home? Roy is having a tough time at work as a news anchor, he lives with his sister Ng’endo, a nurse who has her own issues to handle and Don their father, an ex politician might have gotten himself in some murky business. Will their family and relationships stand the storm that hits their home? A riveting drama about a prominent family trying to balance their personal baggage with being in the limelight, while interrogating the on-goings of Kenya in frustrating political times.

December 7, 2017 at 4:35 pm Leave a comment

Thursday Nite Live ft. Eric Wainaina, Dec. 14 2017 @ J’s – Westlands

Date: December 14, 2017
Venue: J’s, Westlands
Time: 8-11 pm

Performance by Eric Wainaina

December 7, 2017 at 4:35 pm Leave a comment

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