If the World’s Longest River Could Sing

Jinja captures cross-cultural musical collaborations among artists sharing diverse relationships to world’s longest river.

PAWA 254 Brings Art to the Street

PAWA 254 brings art to the street for the second year. This weekend get down there and enjoy the day out!

The Battle for the Park

Ironically, the very same site of the largest ivory burn in history is being crushed by the wheels of industrial progress and by the same politicians who grandstanded for the ivory destruction photo-op earlier this year.

Behind The Scenes: The Lupita Nyong’o Vogue Shoot

Mario Testino – one of the world’s leading high fashion designers – has photographed Princess Diana, discovered Kate Moss and is really amazing at his job. We loved watching him in action. He was a natural, and very charming and charismatic. He didn’t have any airs, despite being one of the most highly paid photographers in the world, and he knew how to get the right reactions out of the local school children, boda boda drivers and Lupita herself.

Space: A Digital Art Festival

The Digital Art Festival titled “Space” took place on October 4th- 7th in several locations around Nairobi. The festival was organized by film maker Mbithi Masya and his co-curator Sandra Chege of Youth Knows No Limits (YKNL) in partnership with the Goethe Institut.

High Road to the Creative Economy

Many economists in the rest of the world believe creativity is THE defining characteristic of developed economies in the 21st century, just as manufacturing framed the 19th and early 20th centuries.

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