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ARTLabAfrica at CTAF 2015, Feb. 25 – Mar. 1 2015 @ Booth B3 – Cape Town

ARTLabAfrica

ARTLabAfrica


Dates: February 25 – March 1 2015
Country/Venue: CAPE TOWN ART FAIR | BOOTH B3
Participating Artists: MERIKOKEB BERHANU, MIRIAM SYOWIA KYAMBI, JAMES MURIUKI and PAUL ONDITI

February 20, 2015 at 6:56 pm Leave a comment

Lecture: Frantz Fanon at 90 – His Relevance to the Pan-African Vision Today, Jan. 8 2015 @ Pawa 254 Hub

To mark the 90th anniversary of the birth of Frantz Fanon, the Pan-African Baraza & ThoughtWorks have the pleasure of inviting you to a lecture by Professor Lewis Gordon, Nelson Mandela Visiting Professor at Rhodes University, South Africa, and Professor of Philosophy and African American Studies, with affiliation in Judaic Studies, at the University of Connecticut, USA.

Lewis Gordon is author of many books, and is author of forthcoming title: What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought

Frantz Fanon at 90: His Relevance to the Pan-African Vision Today #fanonat90

Date: 8 January 2015
Venue: PAWA 254, 2nd Floor, Africa Alliance of YMCAs Building, State House Crescent, Nairobi
Time: 5.00 to 6.30pm

Find more information here

January 6, 2015 at 11:04 am Leave a comment

The Koroga Festival Feat. Simphiwe Dana – South Africa, Atemi and Amileena – Kenya, Nov. 9 2014 @ the Arboretum

Koroga Festival
Date: November 9, 2014
Venue: the Arboretum
Tickets: KES 2000 at the Gate

Performances by: Simphiwe Dana – South Africa and Atemi & Amileena -Kenya

November 5, 2014 at 1:19 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town / Book Launch: True Citizen & London – Cape town – Joburg, Oct. 15 2014 @ The Little Art Gallery Kisumu

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The Little Art Gallery (KSM) brings to you, Zukiswa Wanner, the thrilling South African journalist and novelist, for the Launch and Book signing of her latest books …

* True Citizen
* London – Cape Town – Joburg

Date: October 15, 2014
Venue: The Little Art Gallery, Kisumu
Time: 6.00 pm

Zuki’s debut novel, The Madams, was shortlisted for the K. Sello Duiker Award in 2007. Her most recent novel, Men of the South, was shortlisted for the 2011 Commonwealth Writers.

For more about Zuki, please visit : http://zukiswawanner.wordpress.com/

October 12, 2014 at 4:29 pm Leave a comment

Sunday Salon New York City – Nairobi – Chicago, Jun. 29 2014 @ Louis Leakey Auditorium

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Date: Sunday, June 29 2014
Venue: Kwani Trust Office – Chiromo
Time: 3 pm
Entry: Free

Join Kwani? Trust for a special edition of Sunday Salon featuring writers from Kenya, Uganda, Nigeria, South Africa and Zimbabwe.

Is it prize season, you ask? Yes it is!

Winner of Kwani Trust’s Manuscript Prize and the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize Jennifer Makumbi, reads from her just-launched novel, Kintu, published by Kwani?

The Shortlisted Writers of the 2013 Etisalat Prize for Literature – Yewande Omotoso, author of Bom Boy, Karen Jennings, author of Finding Soutbek and the overall winner, NoViolet Bulawayo, author of We Need New Names, read from their work.

Kwani? Trust sends off the two Kenyan writers shortlisted for The Caine Prize for African Writing 2014; Billy Kahora and Okwiri Oduor, with readings from their nominated stories ahead of the announcement of the overall winner in Oxford in July.

Live music by KIU

Find more info here

June 21, 2014 at 4:42 pm 2 comments

Party: St. Patrick’s Live feat. DJ Kid Capri & DJ Milkshake, Mar. 15 2014 @ Carnivore Grounds

Jameson at Carnivore
Jameson is bringing the Irish spirit to Nairobi and celebrating it with the biggest St Patrick’s Day party in the country. Flying in New York’s DJ Kid Capri and South Africa’s DJ Milkshake.

Local DJ act’s: DJ Andre and Madtraxx.

Date: March 15, 2014
Venue: Carnivore Grounds
Time: from 7 pm till 3 am
Tickets: Regular tickets Kshs 2500 and VIP Kshs 5000 . Tickets available in Nakumatt outlets: Mega, Junction, Prestige Plaza, Lifestyle, TRM and Village Market.

March 11, 2014 at 6:09 pm 1 comment

Exhibition: by Charles Sekano – South Africa, Dec. 14-29 2013 @ Red Hill Art Gallery

Dates: Until December 29, 2013
Venue: Red Hill Art Gallery
Location: between One off & Banana Hill Art Gallery

Exhibiting Artist: Charles Sekano – South Africa

Read Frank Whalley Review of this exhibition on the link below.

The man who loved all women. Daily Nation December 9, 2013

December 14, 2013 at 4:30 pm Leave a comment

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