Egyptian artist Souad Rassoul and her Sudanese husband Salah Elmur are showcasing some of their works in Kenya at the Red Hill Exhibition in Nairobi.
Hugging the hill that opens into Limuru is the Banana Hill Art Gallery, a gallery that would easily be mistaken for a museum, but let that not distract your view of the gallery and for that matter the tone of this article.
'An artist's duty, as far as I'm concerned, is to reflect the times.' – Nina Simone
What does red mean to you? What does red mean to an artist? Red is a color considered terrifying but to some it’s a color of beauty. It plays with romance and sits around mutilated bodies grotesque, grim and violent yet still a color of love.
“How enlightened is wearing God like some do Versace” –Vanna Bonta.
Nairobass a web series that showcases and mentors bass musicians in Kenya is here, the series gives you a rare chance to watch Nairobi’s finest bass players doing their thing.
After a year-long silence, Kenyan band Elani is back and the group has teamed up with Ugandan mega star Chameleon on a hot new track “My darling”.