Online Silent Auction, from Jun. 15 2018 @ Paa ya Paa Facebook Page

Dates: from Jun. 15, 2018
At Paa ya Paa Facebook Page


June 16, 2018 at 10:24 am Leave a comment

Live Screening of 2018 World Cup, Jun. 16-28 2018 @ Alliance Française Gardens

Dates: June 16-28, 2018
Venue: Alliance Française Gardens
Entry: Free

Catch some of the group stage action as the teams navigate their way to the knock-out stage.

June 12, 2018 at 12:12 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Different Strokes by Anne Mwiti, Jun. 16 – Jul. 15 2018 @ Polka Dot Gallery

Different Strokes by Anne Mwiti. Image via the Gallery

Opening: Saturday, June 16th 2018
Venue: Polka Dot Gallery
Time: 12 – 5 pm

With a live musical performance by Labdi Ommes

(show runs from the 12th June – 15th July)

The Polka Dot Gallery is excited to be working on Anne Mwitis Second Solo Exhibition at our gallery.

Anne Mwiti is a contemporary/Expressionist artist living in Nairobi, Kenya. She also doubles as a lecturer at the Department of Fine Art and Design, Kenyatta University.

Anne’s paintings are creations influenced by the contemporary world around her of people, cultures, and environment where she draws her inspirations. Her latest collection of work titled ‘Different Brush Strokes’ explores people and places close to her. Her time on the Nile, the view from her home and even a little painting of our very own Polka Dot Gallery.

Anne has been on our top list of artists over the last two years, her unique style and her affordable prices are popular with everyone.

June 9, 2018 at 9:49 am Leave a comment

50 years of Oshogbo: The Art and the Artists, Until Jul. 31 2018 @ The Nairobi Gallery

Sanaa biography

50 years of Oshogbo at the Nairobi Gallery.

Dates: Until July 31, 2018
Venue: the Nairobi Gallery
Entry: Museum Rates Apply

June 9, 2018 at 9:49 am Leave a comment

June Concerts by Nairobi Orchestra, Jun. 16-17 2018 @ Braeburn Theatre – Gitanga Road

Dates and time: Saturday 16th May – 7pm, and Sunday 17th May – 3pm
Venue: Braeburn Theatre, Gitanga Road, Nairobi
Tickets : 1000KSh Adults, 500Ksh Members and Children.

The Nairobi Orchestra present the JUNE CONCERTS. For those who attended the March concerts, you will notice more Rachmaninov, but also a Kenyan composer’s arrangement of Malaika as well as a lesser known trumpet concerto by Hummel.

Finally, we finish with Beethoven’s landmark ‘Pastoral’ symphony.

June 9, 2018 at 9:48 am 2 comments

The Backyard Bar Launch ft DJ Simbad and The Kaya Collective, Jun. 16 2018 @ The Alchemist

Date: June 16, 2018
Venue: the Backyard Bar. (The Alchemist, Westlands)
Time: from 8 pm
Tickets: KES 500/-

June 9, 2018 at 9:48 am Leave a comment

Workshop: The Photographer in the Club with Fredrick Ochieng, Jun. 14-19 2018 @ The Nrb Bus – Westlands

Dates: from 14th until 19th June 2018 (with Saturday and Sunday break.)
Venue: The Nrb Bus, General Mathenge Lane, Westlands, Nairobi – night assignment at The Alchemist Bar

The workshop supports photographers who are looking to develop their skills in covering night events and is geared for Non professional photographers (basic photography knowledge).

Fredrick Ochieng Bio
Fredrick Ochieng started photography when he was only 9 years old. His photography focuses on events, still life, sport and nature. In 2010, he won the Best Photographer Award at the International Human Rights Festival “What Kids Can Do International photography”. Since 2014, he has been active in media development by doing lectures in photography in different Universities, Colleges and Community Media Centres in Kenya. He spent more than four years as an event photographer and spent two years at The Alchemist Bar as the official photographer. Currently he is the DOP of Cultural Video Production and The Nrb Bus.
Also, he is the co-founder of SEMA Youth Festival; an event that involves participatory workshops in video-making, to enable young filmmakers in the region to learn, create and connect.

The workshop is offered free of charge, and only 10 participants will be selected.

Apply by sending your CV and portfolio to

June 9, 2018 at 9:48 am Leave a comment

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