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Kenyan artistes: Prisca Ojwang and Silas Miami are set to rock Nairobi next Friday, 16th December at the Alchemist from 7:00 p.m. Hosted by celebrated media personality and artiste Patricia Kihoro, the event dubbed Afro Loving x Withdrawal Symptoms will be a celebration of African beauty through music, dance, monologues and visual stimulation – a call to all diasporans and local artistes creating dope content.
As the soulful duo share their artistic journey with the audience, they will be joined by Sage, KIU, Awuor Onyango, Jinku and radio personality/DJ G Money.
The third edition of the Kenya Art Fair is set to be the best one yet, showcasing vibrant and contemporary art by both emerging and established artists from the East African region.
Participating institutions, galleries, artists and art collectives include: Circle Art Agency, Diani Beach Art Gallery, the Art Space, the Godown Art Centre, Nairobi Bag Factory (Michael Soi), Polka Dot art gallery, Railway Gallery, Banana Hill Art Gallery, Fundi Art Gallery, Umoja Gallery (UG), Karibu Gallery (UG), Njovu Gallery (UG) Brush Tu, Liege Gallery, Fek Fek Gallery (UG), Photizo Gallery, Dust Depo,Wajukuu Art Project, Cyrus Kabiru Art, Samuel Githui, Kamal Shah, Gerladine Robarts, Yassir Ali,Moses Nyawanda, Peter Kenyanaya, Patrick Nganga, Academy of Graphic Technology and the Kenya Copyright Board.
Happening alongside this will be interactive art talks on issues around the visual arts facilitated by various stake holders, special site specific installations, a books area with exciting new art books, and a display of the best submissions from the Wasanii and Grafitti Art competition.
For more information, on the schedule and activities, visit the Kuona Trust website
Date: August 26, 2016
Venue: Alchemist Bar, Westlands
Time: 7 pm – 6 am
Advance tickets: KES 800 on mookh – https://mymookh.com/tickets/event/149, Gate charges are KES 1000
We are proud to announce the first edition of the E A Wave and Friends series. A musical showcase by the E A Wave and select Friends. We are not where we are by our strength alone, we are here because of you the fans and all the amazing artists who we have collaborated with and those who supported us. This party is a massive thank you to all!
Guest musical appearances by:
Dj Parro (fresh off a his last big show at Blankets and Wine)
SAIMIX (the king of the dancehall)
BAZIL NGODE (the visual genius)
Bring a friend for a day of some great music, the organic market and great food.