Circle is East Africa’s first arts agency, set-up to provide a consultancy service for artists, art institutions and the contemporary art market. Through our gallery and consultancy we aim to give the region’s most talented artists greater visibility and increase access for collectors to the region’s lively and fast-developing art scene.
Proximity to Power
Circle Art Gallery, 12 July to 12 August 2017
An investigation of the location, manifestation and operation of political power.
The gallery will be closed during the election period from Tuesday 8th August and will reopen on Monday 14th August. However if you wish to visit during this time please call Danda on 0790 289991 to make an appointment.
Circle Art Gallery, 7 June – 7 July 2017
This exhibition features new drawing, painting, photography and video from 26 emerging artists in Nairobi. The artists work mostly in collectives and communal art spaces across the city. They are the new guard; politicized and pushing boundaries. Exploring their identities; local and global concerns; war and peace; law and disorder; issues of masculinity and the artists’ role in society. Read more
Circle Art Gallery, 5 – 23 May 2017
Circle Art Gallery is delighted to present Khartoum Contemporary. Featuring seventeen Khartoum based artists and spanning 50 years, the exhibition attempts an overview of modern and contemporary culturally diverse Sudanese art. Read more…