Before “Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICADV)” in June 2013, various events will be held at Yokohama. The event “Sound/Art-Tuning in to Africa” at Yokohama Creativecity Center, contains some talk programs and live performances which focus on music and art in current Africa. During the event, you can see the art installation by Megumi Matsubara and Angolan artist, Nástio Mosquito.
Besides the installation and their talk event, the KORA live performance by Ballaké Sissoko from Mali, and the talk event about his resident in Nairobi by a musician Shuta Hasunuma. This event will provide you a new opportunity to change your impression about Africa. Each program needs advance reservation.
Sound/Art-Tuning in to Africa
Date: May 14th – 20th, 2013
Opening hours: 12:00 – 20:00
Place: Yokohama Creativecity Center, 1F hall
Address: 6-50-1 Hon-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama
Text: Satsuki Miyanishi