Future Trends Exhibition at the Africa Centre

Coming soon…

#FutureTrends Exhibition Launch at the Africa Centre, London
6pm Tuesday 3rd October
Union, ARCH 29 Yard, Union Street, London SE1 0BL

#FutureTrends is a look into a utopian future where fashion and architecture from East Africa combine to create new desires. The exhibition showcases work from emerging urban cultures using fashion and styling to express new identities. Playing with gender, sexuality and new forms of social exchange, a future image of society is presented.

Featuring:

@2manysiblings @bevan_agyemang @xawaashking @odette.steele @velmarossa
@oliverasike @_anatolibg @thisisthenest @goldsmithsuol @uclurbanlab

Programme:

6pm Tuesday 3rd October:
Exhibition Launch, film screenings and artist talks

4pm Saturday 7th October:
2Manysiblings Thrift Social. A fashion exchange, come styled in your future look

7pm til late Saturday 7th October:
Sounds of Urgent Utopia. Sounds from East Africa’s House scene

#FutureTrends is 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.

Free RSVP here

www.future–trends.com