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Shabu the Conscientious: In to the psyche of Kenyan Artist Shabu Mwangi

http://africanah.org/shabu-mwangi/#.VwPLMUdPEaA.facebook

“African Revolutionaries in Culture” Prince Yemisi Shyllon – the Collector

http://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2016/04/08/an-revolutionary-african-professonial-collector-nigerian-prince-yemisi-shyllon/

A Discerning Wanjiku: Art & The Wanjiku Revolution

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-23032/discerning-wanjiku

Adrian Nduma Exhibits at the New Osteria Gallery

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-36973/former-banker-reaps-his-paintbrush

African Heritage House Hangs in the Balance

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-155704/african-heritage-house-hangs-balance

A Hovel and a Home: Dickson Kaloki’s 1st Solo Exhibition

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-43422/hurdle-called-home

Alex in Wonderland: Alex Mbevo April 2013

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-117266/alex-wonderland

And Another Thing by Timothy Brooke 2012 – One Off Gallery

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-98035/and-another-thing-art-show

An Ode to Willpower: Alexandra Spyratos at Gallery Watatu

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-39216/ode-willpower-alexandra-spyratos-exhibits-gallery-watatu

Another World is Possible: Paul Onditi and Gor Soudan

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-31060/another-world-possible

A Premonition for Kisumu: Launch of The Little Art Gallery

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-166076/premonition-kisumu

Art and Life – The Perfect Union (Kalk Bay vs Westlands)

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-111666/art-and-life-perfect-union

Art by Prescription: A Look at Commissioned Work

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-135473/art-prescription

Art, Irony & Anguish: Kisumu Peace Monument Restored

http://www-ke.the-star.co.ke/news/article-168685/rise-public-art-kisumu?page=0%2C2

Art is our Potential: KCCL Exhibition 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-6938/art-our-potential

Art is our Special Ability: A KCCL Art Exhibition

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-54585/art-our-special-ability

Are Kenyans Ready to Invest in Kenya Contemporary Art? Pt 1

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-15755/are-kenyans-ready-invest-contemporary-art

A Toast to the ‘Watch Dog’: James Mbuthia at One Off

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-116906/toast-watch-dog

Brothers in Arms: A Paradise Lost

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-45806/brothers-arms-paradise-lost

Chasing Art & Auras in Nairobi (January 2014)

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-150220/chasing-art-and-auras-nairobi

Circle Art Agency – The Launch

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-94386/first-independent-arts-agency-opens-kenya

Circle Art Gains Traction – Xtract.Subtract.Abstract.

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-120769/circle-art-gains-traction

Colourful Africa: Patricia Njeri at Talisman 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-6368/colourful-africa

Dale Webster: Portraiture, Pleasure & Play

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-164011/portraiture-pleasure-and-play

Disguise and Deliverance: Geraldine Robarts’ Mask Paintings

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-16690/disguise-and-deliverance

Ed Cross, Margaretta wa Gacheru and Jak Katarikawe

http://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/weekend/Launch-pads-that-will-help-play-catch-up-with-African-art-gurus/-/1220/2498320/-/o9mr6d/-/index.html

Enter Absolut: Absolut Art Competition at Kuona Trust

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-133235/absolut-art-competition-kuona-trust

Every Tree has a Voice: Anthony Athaide and the New Culture Centre

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-10758/every-tree-has-voice

Free or Fettered? The Freedom Exhibition at NNM

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-148084/free-or-fettered

From Surreal to Sublime: Sneak Preview Peter Elungat 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-687/surreal-sublime

Geraldine Robarts and the Stroke of Creation

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-61813/geraldine-robarts-and-stroke-creation

Geraldine Robarts’ Fresh Stream of Consciousness

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-98214/geraldine-robarts-fresh-stream-consciousness

Gor Soudan: Tyre to Weapon, Wire to Art, Art to Message

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-133673/tyre-weapon-wire-art-art-message

How to Make an Artist come Home with you: M/eat the Artist

http://www-ke.the-star.co.ke/news/article-122286/how-make-artist-come-home-you?page=0%2C0

In The Limelight: Who is Samuel Njuguna Njoroge?

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-101129/limelight-who-samuel-njuguna-njoroge

It all Begins at Home: InHouse Talanta NMK 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-5152/it-all-begins-home

James Muruki: A Profile

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-127095/new-images-africa

Joseph Murumbi’s Legacy: The Murumbi African Heritage Collection

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-126105/remembering-joseph-murumbis-legacy

Kenya’s First Art & Beer Festival – March 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-29387/kenyas-first-art-and-beer-festival

Kobo Trust Exhibition at Village Market: Sidney Mang’ong’o, Cyrus Kabiru, Dennis Murguri

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-128781/safari-company-promotes-kenyan-art

Labyrinth: 50 years of Art in Kenya

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-145038/labyrinth-50-years-art-kenya

Lake Basins Torrents Back

http://thefusiondiary.blogspot.com/2011/05/lake-basins-torrents-back.html

Mary Ogembo: ‘African Beauty’ at Karen Country Club

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-159551/african-beauty-karen-country-club

Mutations at Maasai Mbili

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-154887/mutations-maasai-mbili

Mwanzo Mpya: Longinos Nagilas at Shifteye Gallery

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-159560/mwanzo-mpya-new-beginning

New Nairobi Agency Unveils the Best of East African Art

http://mobile.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/New-Nairobi-agency-unveils-the-best-of-East-African-art/-/1950774/2372022/-/format/xhtml/-/d88g27/-/index.html

No Rust in Rustic: The Lake Basin Art Group’s 4th Show [ Not Found ]

Salt of the Earth: Geraldine Robarts’ New Watercolour Series

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-45969/salt-earth

Sanctioning our Inheritance: Giovanna de Palma and University of Nairobi

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-125607/saving-our-heritage

Of Life & Art: Dr. Arch Reuben Mutiso – Architect & Art Collector

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-6027/life-and-art

Of Solitary Waiting: Ermias Ekube at Talisman Restaurant

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-126566/solitary-waiting

Over the Bridge: Lily Pond Arts Centre in Nanyuki

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-28340/over-bridge

Saline Solutions: Photographer Barry Koenecke

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-167795/saline-solutions-photographer-barry-koenecke-lets-us

Saving African Heritage House

http://mobile.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/ALLAN-DONOVAN-Saving-African-Heritage-House/-/1950774/2412540/-/format/xhtml/-/tvkg0v/-/index.html

Sex & the City: Michael Soi, John Kamicha and Thom Ogonga

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-163129/sex-and-city

Smokey Gets Around: Paul Onditi goes to Bonhams

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-162180/smokey-gets-around

Sneak Preview of Circle’s Kempinski Auction 2013

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-141454/biggest-art-sale-east-africa

Someone Say Something: Body Mapping at KCC

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-151136/someone-say-something

Sphere of the Surreal: The Art of Peter Elungat [ Not Found ]

That Sanguine Seclusion: The Artist Compulsion for Solitude

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-63131/sanguine-seclusion-artists-compulsion-solitude

The Charcoal Effect: Dickson Kaloki Talisman 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-4603/charcoal-effect

The Chopping Board: 11 in One Day Exhibition, Rustique

http://www-ke.the-star.co.ke/news/article-14800/chopping-board?page=0%2C0

The Collective Countenance: Joseph Cartoon at NMK 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-97305/collective-countenance

The Evolution of a Paintbrush: The Art of Tom Mboya

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-57059/evolution-paintbrush

The Heart of Art Exhibition

http://villagemarket-kenya.com/arts-initiative-by-the-village-market-gives-boost-to-famine-relief/

The Missing Tooth: Amyn Abdula & The Eddibu Collection

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-1024/missing-tooth

The Nairobi Art Scene is Vibrant, and the World has taken Note

http://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/weekend/Famed-abroad-ART/-/1220/2450704/-/9an8sdz/-/index.html

The Pastoral, Political & Pious: 14 artists at One Off

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-136298/pastoral-political-and-pious

The Phantom Garden: Irene Wanjiru’s Sculpture Garden

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-18356/phantom-garden

The Preserved Interior: Gor Soudan exhibits at Red Hill Gallery, Nairobi

http://africanah.org/gor-soudan/

The Searchlight: Navigating the Group Exhibition at NNM

http://drp.shambamba.com/news/article-34483/searchlight-navigating-group-exhibition-nairobi-national-museum

The Shambles of Socialization: Studio Visit with Peterson Kamwathi

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-104883/dissecting-issues-we-take-granted

The Spherique Indian Ocean Art Project – March 2012

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-27427/spherique-indian-ocean-art-project

The Stigma of Excellence: A Day at Alan Donovan’s

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-21215/stigma-excellence-day-alan-donovans

The Reappearing Act: Hussein Halfawi is Back on the Scene

http://africanah.org/hussein-halfawi/

The Joy of Candour: Chege Gitura’s 1st Exhibition

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-38626/joy-candour-renowned-interior-designer-uncovers-his-paintings

This Little Piggy Went to the Market: Circle at Bonhams

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-117893/little-piggy-went-market

The Word from Bond Street – Eight Kenyans show at Bonhams

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-123036/word-bond-street

Through the Window: The Ana Mdomo Exhibition

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-32844/through-window

Tingatinga – Da Ting Man? TACS in Dar es Salaam

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-112811/exploring-tingatinga-art-movement-tanzania

What’s in a Name?: Abushariaa Ahmed Revisits Kenya

http://www.the-star.co.ke/news/article-105913/whats-name

Scratching at Yesterday: Eltayeb Dawelbait, ‘Resurrection – Fragmented Faces’ Exhibition

http://africanah.org/eltayeb-dawelbait/

What in the World?: Scandal around Kenyan Pavilion Venice Biennial

http://africanah.org/scandal-around-kenyan-pavilion-venice-biennial/

Jackie Karuti: Pedal to the Medal
http://africanah.org/jackie-karuti/#.VfT2m6mOQv4.facebook

Maral Bolouri: Reserved for the Brave
http://africanah.org/maral-bolouri/

Inside Beatrice Wanjiku’s Straightjacket
http://africanah.org/beatrice-wanjiku-2/

More than Popcorn: Reputed Ugandan artists exhibit in Kenya at Circle Art Gallery’s ‘Kampala Contemporary’
http://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2016/05/02/mapping-art-in-kampala-where-freedom-of-expression-is-still-missing/

Democracy & Demeanor: Emerging Kenyan Artists engage in critical poltical and social discourse
http://africanah.org/democracy-demeanour/

A curator is born: a look at Kenya’s first curator’s workshop
http://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2016/09/09/a-curator-is-born-a-look-at-kenyas-first-curators-workshop/

Thom of All Trades: Kenyan Contemporary Artist Thom Ogonga
http://africanah.org/thom-ogonga/

The Lamu Art Festival 2017
http://africanah.org/the-lamu-art-festivals-in-kenya/

Michael Soi: Live from Kuona Trust
http://africanah.org/michael-soi-live-from-kuona-trust/

Who is Lavinia Calza: art agent and collector
https://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2017/03/12/who-is-lavinia-calza-a-first-time-interview-with-art-agent-who-is-shaping-kenyan-contemporary-art/

Kitengela: New artist community in Kenya
https://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2017/07/05/kitengela-artist-community-nairobi/

Zeitz MOCAA: The Lightening Bird 2018
https://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2018/10/08/zeitz-mocaa/

David Thuku: The Barter of Ideas June 2018
https://www.conceptualfinearts.com/cfa/2018/06/08/david-thuku/