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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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East African visual art scene

BY JEPKORIR ROSE
IN NAIROBI

Jepkorir Rose graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Art from Kenyatta University in 2012 and has worked in Nairobi as a designer before joining Circle Art Agency in 2013. She aims at acquiring the appropriate critical and reflexive tools to help support and build artistic practice in the East African visual art scene.

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Stone Sculpture as Educational Public Art

BY GERARD MOTONDI
IN NAIROBI

As a young man growing up in Tabaka village of Kisii County, Gerald Motondi never envisaged that the common soapstone would carve his niche in the world of art. Motondi is actively participating teaching and sharing his love for stone curving and soap stone.

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Mizizi, the Movie

BY WANGUI NGUJIRI
@ VOL 10 ON APR 08, 2016

Mizizi is long feature film by Wangui Ngujiri about a story of a perfect Christian Family and vices that threaten to break it apart. ‪Morality‬ vs ‪Christianity. ‪‎Love‬ vs ‪‎Friendship‬. ‪Family‬ vs ‪Identity‬. ‪#‎Hate‬ vs ‪#‎Acceptance‬. Its Head to head as the family's reputation is put to test.

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Vibe Tribe

BY AMINA ABDALA
@ VOL 10 ON APR 08, 2016

‪VibeTribe‬ finds the root of what makes creatives happy and nurture it. We in the industry, not because of glamour but the love and process.Vibe Tribe is a company with different discipline of artists/enterpreneurs and performer working towards exposure of beauty of entertainment and life .

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Urban Permaculture

BY DE BOER JESSIE
@ VOL 10 ON APR 08, 2016

Jessie De Boer, with Ivan and Sven founded Berefoot Solutions proposing permaculture solutions in different sites across Kenya.

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NaiLitter

BY WEKESA ZABLON
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 20, 2016

Wekesa Zablon shares, NaiLitter exploring power of Social Media and Art by mapping littering patterns and informing the public on their actions through public art.

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Kenya Street Photography

BY JULIAN MANJAHI NJOROGE
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 20, 2016

Street photography has been a vehicle to express Julian Manjahi views of his environment,interact with day to day, a visual extension of how he feels. It is about connection and aesthetics, the mixture of these two when attained is what makes it all worth it.

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A Bird's Eye View of Kenya

BY AMIT RAMRAKHA
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 20, 2016

Amit Ramrakha takes us on a journey of aerial photography though the North of Kenya to Nairobi.. wildlife, rivers, animals.. to civilization of human settlement...

 

NAIROBI Blog

PKN Nairobi Vol. 2

PechaKucha Night in Nairobi returned to the RaMoMA Museum of Modern Art last week for a second edition, and this post on the Ukwelli blog does a great job of summing up each presentation.
Pictured, a scene from one of the stage performances by The Theatre Company -- its PKN presentation covered how it had renovated the theater in the city's National Museum.

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About the City's Organizers

  • amina abdala

    Amina Abdala has explored a diverse career as a creative art director, working internationally for major clients such as Chanel, Cartier, MTV, Alfa Romeo, Jean Nouvel and l’Oréal. Graduated as interior architect at Ecole Boulle in Paris, one of the most prestigious art, architecture and design school in France. Amina’s experience of working across several continents is reflected in her unique sense of design and her approach where she brings an open minded solutions to help inspire teams and clients. She is familiar with production across a variety of mediums, in print, web, film and architectural projects.

  • Easter Ciombaine

    African Cultural Regeneration Institute (ACRI) is an International Non-Governmental Organization Registered in Kenya. ACRI aims at promoting and valorizing African culture that Africa can use for her development today as well as for lending to the emerging global family. ACRI is accredited by UNESCO Intangible cultural heritage Convention as Cultural advisor for Africa.