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Exhibition 'Journey to Paradise'



Exhibition 'Journey to Paradise'

From 5th  to 10th October, you are welcome to visit the exhibition 'Journey to Paradise', a group show bringing together Italian, Kenyan, Somali and Swedish artists who took part in the ArtXchange project, a cultural exchange initiative between young people working in the creative industry in Africa and Europe.

The exhibition consists of installations, photos, texts, poems and videos that have been co-created during three art residencies held in Kenya and Italy over the past two years.

One of the main concepts behind the works presented is Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto's 'Third Paradise', a global project in which nature and man would live in harmony.

The exhibition, curated by Xavier Verhoest, will also feature works by Italian artists Giorgio Camedda, Beatrice Morino, Andrea Drago, Sara Caccinelli and Martina Carniglia.

You can visit the exhibition at Circle Art Gallery (910 James Gichuru, Nairobi) from 5th to 10th October at the following times:

Monday-Friday: 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 12:00 - 17:00
Sunday: closed

Free entrance


On Wednesday 5th October, the exhibition opening event will take place starting at 5pm.

At the beginning of the evening some of the artists featured in the exhibition will be involved in a discussion on the concept of co-creation together with the curator of the exhibition, Xavier Verhoest, and Annalisa Zegna of Cittadellarte - Fondazione Pistoletto. The event will be moderated by Aleya Kassam.

The event, with free admission, will be held at the Circle Art Gallery (910 James Gichuru Road, Nairobi).


Date: Da Wednesday, October 05, 2022 a Monday, October 10, 2022

Time: At 5:00 pm

Organized by : IIC Nairobi, CISP

Entrance : Free


Circle Art Gallery (910 James Gichuru Road, Nairob