Event Date and time: Thursday March 30th, 2017 | 18:30 – 20:30
Venue Details: P21 Gallery | 21 Chalton St, Kings Cross, London NW1 1JD
Organisers: P21 Gallery
Event website: Sudan, No Future Without Culture
Event Cost: Free
A panel of artist and scholars will join the curator and discuss topics such as: Sudan’s rich contemporary arts history: Nuba, Nubian, Christian and Islamic influences and motifs, calligraphic design and traditional folk.
How can Sudan develop a creative economy and emerge from the shadow of censorship and internal conflicts? Are private corporate sponsors for the arts the way forward?
What are the contribution and roles of Sudanese artists and intellectuals from the diaspora in shaping the Sudan contemporary art scene?
With curator Frédérique Cifuentes; Hiba Khidir director of Tabeldiya organisation, Nuba Mountains and Film director Taghreed Elsanhouri film director