The 2016 Special Projects programme will manifest as an invitational section that spotlights the artistic landscape of East Africa. This will feature a selection of leading artists and art spaces from Kampala, Addis Ababa, Bujumbura, through Nairobi and Dar es Salaam.
As the highlight of this programme, 2016 Featured Artist, Wangechi Mutu (Kenya / USA) will be exhibiting a multi-media installation presented by Keyes Art Mile. Further solo presentations by Aida Muluneh (Ethiopia), Jim Chuchu (Kenya), The Nest Collective (Kenya) will feature alongside site-specific works by Serge Alain Nitegeka (Burundi) and Sanaa Gateja (Uganda), presented by Afriart Gallery.
Afriart Gallery presents: Sanaa Gateja, Eria ‘Sane’ Nsubuga and Xenson.
Kampala Arts Trust presents: Henry Mzili Mujunga, Mukiza and Joseph Ntensibe.