African Contemporary Art - Tingtinga 2013

Galerie Paris

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Tingatinga art is a painting style developed in the late 1960's in Tanzania by the artist Edward Saidi Tingatinga(1937~1972), a contemporary art form which draws upon image of animals and birds, the scenes of the Savannah and everyday life, depicted in 6 colors of enameled paint.
Throughout the exhibition, in addition to these works, a series of events will be held with live painting from artist Abbasi Mbuka as well as an "African Market" of colourful textiles, coffee, tea, scents and other Tingatinga goods. A proportion of all funds raised from this exhibition will be donated to regeneration efforts in Tohoku and the RedCap for Africa campaign.

Related Event
"Nihon Odori African Art Street"
With African music and dance! With appearances from African musicians, along with a feast of African foods and art.
Date: 4th May(Sat)-5th May(Sun)
Admission: Free
Venue: along Nihon Odori

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From 2013-04-27 To 2013-05-06 at 18:00
Exhibition Hours: 11:00~19:00, open every day during exhibition period.

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