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Exhibition: Artists Against Extinction, Jun. 29 – Jul. 23 2017 @ The Polka Dot Art Gallery

An exhibition of paintings and photography by a collection on Kenya’s top artists

Launch of Artists Against Extinction Exhibition
Date & Time: Thursday, June 29, 2017 from 6.30 pm
Venue: The Polka Dot Art Gallery
Location: The Souk, Dagoretti Rd, Karen

Exhibition is on until: July 23, 2017

Founded by Karen Laurence-Rowe, Artists Against Extinction is a group of artists who are trying to help stem this frightening trend in a powerful way… through their art! The artist’s chosen are all experts in their genre and the work in the gallery is extraordinary! Every artwork sold from the site will generate 20% to a conservation charity of the artists choice.

So a sale here actually helps preserve various species!


June 27, 2017 at 1:55 pm Leave a comment

Concert: the Jive Band, March 31 2017 @ the Hub – Karen

Date: March 31, 2017
Venue: the Hub Karen
Time: 7-9:30 pm
Entry: Free

March 30, 2017 at 6:24 pm Leave a comment

Afro-Jazz – Lovers Edition ft. Winyo Siphton & Meryl Paige, Mar. 5 2017 @ the Event Haven – Karen

Date: March 5, 2017
Venue: the Event Haven – Karen
Time: 12 noon – 6 pm
Tickets: KES 1,000 at the Gate

February 27, 2017 at 12:11 pm Leave a comment

Kids Art Workshops: Mr. Polka Animation, Until Dec. 15 2016 @ Polka Art Gallery

Dates: Until December 15, 2016
Venue: Polka Art Gallery, Karen

Mr. Polka is a real Kenyan art lover who loves mvinyo & nyama choma. This December he is introducing you to the newest gallery in Nairobi.

Visit Polka Dot Gallery in Karen and get to know more about the vibrant Kenyan art scene.

December 14, 2016 at 5:39 pm Leave a comment

The Poetry Circle: with Checkmate Mido, Nov. 30 2016 @ Brioche in Karen

Date: November 30, 2016
Venue: Brioche in Karen
Time: 7.30 – 9.30 pm
Tickets: KES 300 at the Door and KES 200 Advance

The Brioche are kicking off ‘The Poetry Circle’ this Wednesday with Checkmate Mido @ Brioche in Karen. It will be a weekly open mic / poetry reading event happening from 7.30-9.30pm.

November 28, 2016 at 12:16 pm 1 comment

Concert: Joss Stone Live in Kenya! Nov. 26 2016 @ Purdy Arms – Karen

joss-stone live in Nairobi
Date: November 26, 2016
Venue: Purdy Arms, Karen
Time: 3-11 pm
Tickets: Regular: KES 5000 and VIP: KES 10 000

November 18, 2016 at 1:34 pm 1 comment

Exhibition: Peeling Back the Layers by David Roberts, Until Nov. 9 2016 @ Polka Dot Art Gallery – The Souk

Dates: Until November 92016
Venue: Polka Dot Art Gallery at The Souk, Dagoretti Road, Karen
Time: 10 am – 5 pm Daily

This exhibition, through landscapes and organic forms, inspired by stunning surroundings here in Kenya, presents David Roberts’ unique technique of ‘Paper-on-Paper’ that he has been pioneering.

For more information, visit

November 3, 2016 at 11:02 am Leave a comment

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