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KAMPALA ART BIENNALE 2014 – Proggresive Africa 1st – 31st August, 2014 Venues: Uganda Museum, Nommo Gallery, Makerere Art Gallery. This project consists of an exhibition of 100 artworks including paintings and photographs, 45 artists from 13 African countries working under the theme Proggresive Africa and panel discussions on the relation between Art, culture and Tourism.
Compilation of the artists and artworks created by artists in residence for the Kampala Art Biennale 2016. Multilateral levels of intervention allowed the Biennale to be firmly rooted in the landscape of Kampala through the presence of artworks created and exhibited in situ, while being in motion across the city and the region. Building connections between the Seven Hills metropolis, the country and the East African region will consequently unearth its British colonial heritage and connections to India and South-East Asia. ARTISTS IN RESIDENCY PROGRAMME Artists of both emerging and international caliber were invited to participate in a residency programme to explore mobilities in its dynamics dimension in Kampala. Taking on the role of investigators, they will be intervening in situ an...
26 August 9.30 am - Uganda Museum Speakers: Daudi Karungi (Kampala Art Biennale Director) and Elise Atangana (Artistic Director/Curator) Kampala Art Biennale is a showcase of contemporary art from Africa with the goal to display, educate and create debate about the value of art in society. Kampala Art Biennale was established by Kampala Arts Trust, a collective of visual and performance art practitioners living and working in public and private spaces within the precinct of Kampala City. It was born out of the need for inclusion faced by artists working on the African continent trying to reach the global art scene. www.kampalabiennale.org FINANCIAL SPONSORS Institut français - French Embassy in Uganda, Nile Gold, Embassy of United States in Uganda, Turkish Airlines, Belgium Embassy ...
Social advocate and Ugandan artist Arthur “Mr. Art” Mugume is using his talents to empower the next generation. Ready to start your healthy lifestyle? Get the book that inspired Million Ways to Live: www.amzn.com/0989911136 Subscribe http://goo.gl/5nOXBS for more great videos on Million Ways To Live. *Inspiring Social Change with Art* Despite decades of social upheavals, Uganda has developed a vibrant and flourishing art scene. Local artists use their work for both self-expression as well as raising public awareness of important socioeconomic issues. Today on Million Ways to Live we visit the busy city of Kampala, where Arthur Mugume, a.k.a. Mr. Art, is using his art as a tool for empowering the next generation. *Watch More Here* Million Ways to Live: http://goo.gl/blHrEW Feats of F...
Experience the New Africa and all her beauty with Folustorms as she embarks on a tour of African countries to explore art, music and culture. On this episode, we are in Kampala, Uganda; enjoy! Subscribe to the NdaniTV youtube channel here: http://www.youtube.com/user/ndaniTv?sub_confirmation=1 Visit the NdaniTV youtube channel for more videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/ndaniTV Connect with NdaniTV online: Visit our website Ndani.TV: http://ndani.tv/ Follow NdaniTV on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NdaniTv Follow NdaniTV on Google+: https://plus.google.com/111367825279376755020/about Follow NdaniTV on twitter: https://twitter.com/ndaniTV Follow NdaniTV on instagram: http://instagram.com/ndanitv Follow NdaniTV on Tumblr: http://ndanitv.tumblr.com/
He captures the beautiful art of Jobray. Working with sketches mostly, he answers some of my questions while 'freestyling' the wall. Check out the full story: https://www.theurbandetective.com/ Subscribe for more videos: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCzf5aAjl6f4RaRlRDk1vVOg Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theurbandetective/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/detective_urban
On July 9, Art Party came to Kampala to showcase local Ugandan talent (and a few international guests for good measure) spanning across art forms such as painting, installation, breakdance, music, poetry, fire, drumming and more. This was made possible by the Art Party Australia community who crowdfunded this event, allowing all artists and technicians to be paid fairly for their involvement. Art Party. Join the Revolution.
Uganda's oldest university - Makerere -- has welcomed the news that it's rated one of the top tertiary institutions on the continent. Makerere has been rated third in Africa in the Times Higher Education's World University Rankings. The respected institution in Kampala counts former Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki among its alumni. CCTV'S Isabel Nakirya reports.
Uganda's capital is hosting some of Africa's best contemporary artists. Dozens of works from across the continent are on display at the Kampala Art Biennale festival, and the quality of the art has been attracting international attention. CCTV's Isabel Nakirya reports