Evans' beautiful junk art gets attention

Nairobi, April 9 -- Village Market in Nairobi may have had a premonition when they called artists to present their works over this past weekend during an event they called 'Art in the Open.' "They ha... Read More

Kenyan animators win big at Kwetu film fete

Nairobi, April 9 -- Easter weekend was a time for binging on online animated films that were shown for free during the Kwetu International Animation Film Festival (KIAFF). For two days straight, Apri... Read More

WhatsApp art auction bags Sh5m

Nairobi, April 2 -- One Off Gallery's Carol Lees keeps coming up with clever ways to blend her two passions; art and animals. Last weekend's TNR WhatsApp Art Auction was the gallery's third event orga... Read More

Exhibiting Kenya's'invisible' artefacts

Nairobi, April 2 -- Invisible inventories' is an ingenious idea which ironically one can actually see until May 2. A work in progress which ultimately will amount to one gigantic digital database, th... Read More

Artistic photographer on coming of age

Nairobi, March 26 -- Thandiwe Muriu calls herself a commercial photographer. She has every right to do so since, having just turned 30 the other day, Thandiwe has been taking photos and earning a liv... Read More

African journalists 'hounded' into exile

Nairobi, March 26 -- For anyone having an interest in investigative journalism, and especially investigative journalism in Africa, then Hounded: African Journalists in Exile is a must-read. Stories o... Read More

A dance show to highlight gender-based violence

Nairobi, March 24 -- Unlock Art Kenya has been on a mission for the last five years. "We gave ourselves that name because we literally want to unlock the talent of young people in Kenya that we know ... Read More

Ballet meets contemporary African dance at Kenya National Theatre

Nairobi, March 24 -- It wasn't a fair fight! Not that last Saturday's 'Dance Extravaganza' should have been seen as a battle between two different dance companies and two different schools of thought... Read More

Long-lost artist returns to Kenya for a show

Nairobi, March 22 -- Patricia Bifani came to Kenya in 1974, the wife of an environmental economist, Paulo, who had come to work with UNEP, the United Nations Environment Program. Yet this mother of fi... Read More

Cozy container filled with fashion, art, and books

Nairobi, March 22 -- There's a brand new cosmopolitan cultural centre cropping up in Nairobi just down the road from the United Nations and the World Food Program. Having the rather inconsequential n... Read More