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SXSW 2022 Announces First 243 Artists Including Geese, Horsegirl, Maxo Kream, Enumclaw, & CHAII (Not CHAI)

Stereogum 20 Oct 2021
Last year, SXSW 2021 went virtual. The year before that, the Austin-based fest was cancelled outright due to COVID-19. For 2022’s event, SXSW will be back and in-person from March 14 through 20 ... A Giant Dog (Austin TX) ... Art d’Ecco (Victoria CANADA). Authentically Plastic (Kampala UGANDA) ... Kampire (Kampala UGANDA) ... MC Yallah (Kampala UGANDA) ... .
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Embracing vitiligo: Ugandan artist dispels skin stigma with portraits

The Observer 01 Oct 2021
Senkubuge, a Ugandan artist, was describing his tattoo of the musician to the woman at an art exhibition in Kampala in 2019, when he accused the pop star of bleaching his skin ... Senkubuge, who was studying industrial fine art and design at Makerere University at the time, had not heard of the disease ... Tushabomwe is an auditor in Kampala.
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Sserwadda Celebrates Everyday Lives of Africans Everywhere

All Africa 27 Aug 2021
Remmy Sserwadda's first solo exhibition, Friend Request, finally opened on August 14 at the Xenson Art Space in Kamwokya, Kampala ....
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GLOBALink | Ugandan Kung Fu fan passes on skills to youngsters

Xinhua 24 Aug 2021
KAMPALA, Aug. 24 (Xinhua) -- Five-year-old Hasifa Nakirijja is becoming well known in Uganda because of her amazing skills in kung fu (Chinese martial arts). Nakirijja lives with her parents in the shanty town of Katooke, north of the country's capital Kampala ... Produced by Xinhua Global Service. .
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Feature: Ugandan Kung Fu fan passes on skills to youngsters

Xinhua 23 Aug 2021
KAMPALA, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) -- Five-year-old Hasifa Nakirijja is becoming popular in local media and among netizens in Uganda because of her amazing skills in Kung Fu (Chinese martial arts). Nakirijja stays with her parents in the shanty town of Katooke, north of the country's capital Kampala.
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Controversy in Ugandan Art

All Africa 19 Aug 2021
It was a brainchild of the art gallery, under the patronage of Kampala ...
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Leilah Babirye's blowtorched trash sculptures of queer Ugandan royalty come to London

The Art Newspaper 04 Jun 2021
The Ugandan artist Leilah Babirye began carving wooden masks just over a decade ago after attending a concert with a group of LGBTQ art students in Kampala ... “This art form suddenly took on a new meaning,” she says ... So I began burning my art to destroy it ... The Art Newspaper is an official media partner of London Gallery Weekend.
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Raxio launches data centre in Uganda

Algeria Times 30 May 2021
Raxio has unveiled Uganda’s first state of the art Tier III carrier-neutral data centre at its site in the Kampala Industrial and Business Park (KIBP) ... Raxio’s facility uses state-of-the-art design and technologies to meet customer requirements and while minimising the impact on the environment.
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On The Road With: The Sex Clinic host Sarah Mulindwa on frightening cliff walks and wild nights in New York

Metro UK 17 May 2021
Kampala is the largest city and capital of Uganda (Picture ... Kampala ... A top area is the Industrial Area, although the name is misleading as it’s home to Kampala’s upscale nightlife scene. If you appreciate art, you’ll fall in love with the Casa de Roy Champagne bar ... arts and crafts.
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Red Carpet - Season 2, Episode 103

Voa News 03 May 2021
... from Kampala on Daniel Kaluuya’s win for best supporting actor.
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Members of Bwengula Art Academy perform in Kampala, Uganda

Sina 24 Feb 2021
Members of Bwengula Art Academy perform in Kampala, Uganda, Feb ... A former street kid started the Bwengula Arts Academy to woo children off the streets in Kampala ... Members of Bwengula Art Academy perform in Kampala, Uganda, Feb ... A former street kid started the Bwengula Arts Academy to woo children off the streets in Kampala.
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“What Crime Was I Paying For?”

Human Rights 14 Dec 2020
Interviews were conducted in person in Juba, South Sudan; Nairobi, Kenya; Kampala, Uganda; in locations deemed private and secure by researchers and interviewees as well as over the phone and on secure messaging applications ... An Insider’s View (Kampala ... [9]Transitional Constitution of the Republic of South Sudan, 2011, art 159.
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Uganda’s Reggae Star Turned Politician Bobi Wine Puts His Future on the Line for a ...

Time Magazine 19 Nov 2020
After he was arrested by police for the second time in a month, his supporters set up a blockade and confronted police on the streets of Kampala ... He gravitated to music from a young age and began recording and performing sold-out concerts while an arts student at Kampala’s prestigious Makerere University.
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Uganda's Reggae Star Turned Politician Bobi Wine Puts His Future on the Line for a Shot at the Presidency

Time 19 Nov 2020
After he was arrested by police for the second time in a month, his supporters set up a blockade and confronted police on the streets of Kampala ... He gravitated to music from a young age and began recording and performing sold-out concerts while an arts student at Kampala’s prestigious Makerere University.
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