Posts tagged ‘Talisman Restaurant’

Exhibition: Elysian Fields by Zihan Kassam, Aug. 5 – 24 2014 @ Talisman Restaurant

Dates: August 5-24, 2014
Venue: Talisman Restaurant

July 24, 2014 at 6:03 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: by Xavier Verhoest, Feb. 19 – Mar. 9 2014 @ Talisman Restaurant

Painting by Xavier Verhoest I Photo Courtesy of Talisman Restaurant Facebook Page

Painting by Xavier Verhoest I Photo Courtesy of Talisman Restaurant Facebook Page

Born in DRC in 1964, Xavier Verhoest works with mixed-media to meditate on light and darkness, silence, fragility and mortality.

A collection his works will be on display at Talisman from Feb 19-March 9, 2014.

Photo Courtesy of Talisman Restaurant’s Facebook Page

February 22, 2014 at 5:51 pm 5 comments

Art exhibition: The Bicycle Man by Zihan Kassam, Oct. 1-20 2013 @ Talisman


The old bicycle man in Kenya, carrying milk, charcoal, wood and newspapers; his face a blur to almost everyone except his family at home. Each day, they wait for his return. Exisiting between the old world and new, with a full view on Kenya’s evolution, he is a voyeur. From rural to metropolis, past to future, quietly he observes the world. Drivers honk their horns and charge the streets. They curse the bicycle man in the way of their important business. Composed, he swings over, let’s them pass. Even shaken, his foot knows the road. He’s learned which urban battles to wrestle; few are worthwhile.

exhibition facebook page

September 17, 2013 at 7:23 pm Leave a comment

Exhibition: Stunning Portraits by Ermias Ekube, Jun. 18 – Jul. 6 2013 @ Talisman Restaurant

Dates: June 18 – July 6 2013
Venue: Talisman Restaurant
Location: Ngong Road, Karen

Sneak Peak of the portraits

June 18, 2013 at 5:38 pm Leave a comment

Live Music: Mojo, May 3 2013 @ Talisman


May 3, 2013 at 12:04 pm Leave a comment

Art Exhibition: Gor Soudan, Apr. 16 – May 7 2013 @ Talisman


Gor Soudan puts things together: scraps of paper, cartons and old newspapers, plastic bags and more recently protest wire. His “Crow Series”, “Angry Birds”, and the latest “Eatings” are an observation of the meaning of social, economic and political mutations. He will be showing at the Talisman restaurant from 16 April to 7 May.

April 15, 2013 at 10:44 am Leave a comment

Art Exhibit: Amy Sandys-Lumsdaine, Nov. 13 – Dic. 2 2012 @ Talisman


Invites you to see her latest collection of paintings at
Karen, Nairobi

Opens 6.30pm Tuesday 13th November
until Sunday 2nd December


October 29, 2012 at 10:23 am Leave a comment

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