Setting into 2017, with a variety of events buzzing around too, which might suit various tastes, relaxing to an Art showcase is quite an ideal plot. Kigali offers a variety of Art exhibitions to relax the mind this holiday.
Transfigured/ Morphus @ Innovation Village
Ongoing till January 12th 2017, Transfigured/ Morphus, is an exhibition staged at the Kigali Innovation Village (Kigali Public Library Rooftop) in Kacyiru.
A unique one it is as artist Jackson Manzi showcases a variety of oil paintings, all complimenting the African female’s beauty. Capturing mood, with time, yet relating it to mechanical material too, one just needs to discover this full oil painting display.
HER @ The Office
Remember his first solo showcase last year, where he paid tribute Mohammed Ali, the artist returned with another approach. Themed HER, this display which beautifies Neo Café– located at The Office Roof Top in Kiyovu, Kigali is a come-see.
Since December 10th 2016, the exhibition still runs, and is open for general public, while this open space offers just relaxation for more interaction too
A Journey of 365 Days @Inganzo Art Centre
A few kilometers from Kigali City Centre is Inganzo Art Centre, an exquisite art dwelling for lovers. Officially launched on December 17th, the Centre- led by artist Epa Binamungu brought together twenty-two visual artists majorly from Rwanda, and countries Morocco, Belgium and DRC into a workshop, then later into creation of artworks.
Taking a walk through the center’s garden, the artists’ paintings- of mostly acrylics, water, oil on canvas or cardboard ornament this calm place.
The creation is a result of each artist’s sole inspiration throughout 2016 according to Mr. Binamungu. This collection of 365 small beautifully crafted works is on showcase till January 17th, and takes one to wild imagination of the great skills merged.