Posts tagged ‘Denmark’

Exhibition: African Dynamic Inspiration by Peter Mburu, Until Aug. 15 2015 @ Karen Blixen Museum

Active Day, Acrylics on canvas, 38cm x 16cm by Peter Mburu

Active Day, Acrylics on canvas, 38cm x 16cm by Peter Mburu

Dates: Until August 15, 2015 (Monday to Saturday)
Venue: Karen Blixen Museum
Time: 10 am – 4.30 pm
Entry: Museum Rates Apply

PETER N MBURU a.k.a SALIM is currently exhibiting at Karen Blixen Museum. His exhibition AFRICAN DYNAMIC INSPIRATIONS mostly feature human movement and beauty especially African women and their daily activities. The exhibition will show until 15 August.

Salim is an artist who explores various media although his common genre is painting. He has a long history of exhibitions, commissioned works, installations and children projects. Most recently he showed in March 2015 at Ebeltoft Denmark and the Spring Bazaar at the American Embassy where he regularly exhibits and gives talks on subjects around his work.

August 8, 2015 at 3:44 pm Leave a comment

Screenings: 23rd European Film Festival, May 13-Jun. 1 2014 @ Alliance Française Auditorium

Dates: May 13 – June 1, 2014
Venue: Alliance Française Auditorium
Time: weekdays – 5.30 & 7.30 pm and weekends – 3.00, 5.30 & 7.30pm
Entrance: Kshs 50

Participating countries are : Austria, Blegium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom and guest country: Switzerland.

20 critically acclaimed films from 14 European countries and 2 films from the ACP-EU support programme for the ACP cultural sector will be on the menu for the 23rd edition of the European Film Festival.

The Festival is a singular rendez-vous for lovers of cinema and presents a unique opportunity to experience Europe’s diverse cultures.

May 8, 2014 at 3:19 pm 1 comment

‘Out of Town’: Jahazi Literary & Jazz Festival, Aug. 30-Sept. 1 2013 @ Stone Town – Zanzibar

Jahazi Festival
Dates: August 30-September 1, 2013
Venue: Stone Town, Lake Naivasha
Non-Resident Tickets [In Tanzanian Shillings*]: Festival 50K, Literary 15K & Jazz 20K
* 1 KSh is approximately 20 Tanzanian Shillings

Acts: Eme Alfonso – CUBA, Sofi Hellborg – SWEDEN, Simon Spang-Hanssen & Rainbow Spirit – DENMARK and Yazz Latin Explosion – DENMARK.

Jahazi Literary & Jazz Festival: Inspiring Learning through Literature & Music

August 16, 2013 at 2:58 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town/Mombasa: 7th European Film Festival, Jun. 4-10 2012 @ Alliance Francaise de Mombasa

Dates: June 4-10, 2012
Venue: Alliance Francaise de Mombasa Terrace Freed Building, Moi Avenue/Kwa Shibu Road
Time: 1900 Hrs
Entrance: Free

Participating Countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Netherlands, Slovak Republic, Spain and Sweden

May 31, 2012 at 8:58 am Leave a comment

21st European Film Festival, May 10-27 2012 @ Alliance Francaise

Dates: May 10-27, 2012
Venue: Alliance Francaise
Time: Weekdays 5.30 & 7.30pm, Weekends 3, 5.30 & 7.30pm
Tickets: Kshs 50
For more info: Facebook event page

Participating Countries: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland


Full programme and synopsis of all movies available on the Alliance Francaise website:

Community Screening
For the first time the organizing committee will be presenting community screening in Kibera, Mathare and Korogocho in collaboration with Hot Sun Foundation

The Danish film, Kidnappet (Lost in Africa) which was shot on location in Kibera has been choosen for free community screenings on Saturdays (May 12, 19 & 26)

May 8, 2012 at 2:14 pm 4 comments

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