Join us @TheAfricaCentre from 3-7 October for the exclusive London launch of #FutureTrends portal.
Featuring: 2Manysiblings (@2manysiblings x @velmarossa) — Bevan Agyemang (@bevan_agyemang) — Odette Steele (@odettesteele) — Gouled Ahmed — The Nest Collective(@thisisthenest) —Anatoli B. Gutema (@_anatolibg) — architecture students of the EiABC in Addis Ababa (@EiABC) — Stadtklang the UCL Urban Lab (@uclurbanlab) and Goldsmiths Visual Cultures regular sonic urbanism night (@goldsmithsuol)
#FutureTrends is a look into a utopian future where fashion and architecture from East Africa combine to create new desires. #FutureTrends showcases work from emerging urban culturesusing fashion and styling to express new identities. Playing with gender, sexuality and new forms of social exchange, a future image of society is presented.
A collaboration between creative consultants Pidgin Perfect (Glasgow), curators 2ManySiblings (Nairobi), Ethiopian Institute of Architecture Building & Construction (Addis) and The Africa Centre (London). The project is a new Arts new Audiences (nAnA) grantee through the 'British Council’s East Africa Arts' programme.
Programme includes: Visual art, film screening, industry talk, creative workshop, music
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We look forward to seeing you @FutureTrends