Modern & Contemporary Art Safaris
Africa is all about sights, sounds, smells … colour, laughter and nature, all depicted at every corner in another variation of African art. How better to experience it that with Kenya’s most famous resident …
About Danda Danda has 20 years’ experience of modern and contemporary East African art and deals with major art collectors regularly. Danda can guide you through Kenya’s increasing modern and contemporary art scene.
Life in Art Danda has a BA Hons in Public Art from Chelsea College of Art, London. From 2000-2010, she was Network Co-ordinator for the Triangle Network’s African partners, assisting artists and art organisations in 13 countries across Africa. She was Director of Kuona Trust, Centre for Visual Arts from 2004-2012, Nairobi’s long standing leading art space, constituting 40 artist studios with an extensive programme of workshops, exhibitions, presentations and artist exchanges. She went on to become one of the founding directors of the East African art consultancy and Circle Art Agency which was established in 2012 to provide the first professional consultancy service to individual and corporate collectors and art institutions in the region. Circle is creating a strong and sustainable art market for East African artists by supporting and promoting the most innovative and exciting artists currently practicing. She launched a gallery in February 2015 and has curated over 20 exhibitions in the last 4 years. Danda also manages The African Arts Trust, a charity established by collector and philanthropist, Robert Devereux to support a wide range of projects with an emphasis on grass roots organisations that support professional practicing African artists trying to make a livelihood in the visual arts.
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