At least 50 countries are expected to showcases in this year’s Africa Nouveau Festival on 8th to 10th March at Ngong Race Course in Nairobi.
Themed Africans and Outer World Beings, the three-day, three-nights event will include activities such as music, films, Virtual Reality Gaming, visual art, art installations fashion, and will see performances from DJ Boddhi Satva, Sho Madjozi, Dj sisso & Rehema Tajiri, Franck Biyong, DJ Suraj and Nairobi Horns Project.
The festivals will screen five science fiction films and virtual reality films by African filmmakers. Meshack Oiro and Peter Walala and artists from the UK based Kallida festival Reuben Griffiths, Daniel McGeady, Matt Woodham and Fiona Albrow will also showcase their art.
Founded in 2015, Africa Nouveau is a annual music and arts festival which aims at celebrating creators, curators and fans. It has been hosted twice since it’s inception.