With over 300 bands playing in 30 venues over three days, The Great Escape is a key date in the UK music calendar, and a key opportunity to see emerging UK talent.
East Africa Arts is committed to connecting creatives across East Africa and with the UK. We believe these connections allow: new art to be made; new skills to be shared, and new networks to be created.
We connect creatives through three different travel grants
Be inspired by the _in Motion grant winners:
Lake of Stars Festival is an annual three-day international festival held on the shores of Lake Malawi, the third largest lake in Africa
Kenyan Fashion Designer Anyango Mpinga is changing the face of East Africa. Find out more
Find out how Sudanese filmmaker and visual artist Mohamed Fawi is working to reshape the region's film industry.
Find out more about Pamoja Dance Group Uganda _In Motion experience.
Kenyan trumpeter Christine Kamau went on an Ethiojazz discovery. Find out more about her Experience in Addis Ababa and the diversity of Ethiopia's music.
Kenyan photographer Jebet Naava was selected to attend and participate at the third Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival in Johannesburg. See the festival through her eyes.
Over 200 artists from over 30 countries were invited to perform at the Uganda Nyege Nyege festival, September 2016. Find out what happened on the P-Arty bus.
Anita Kevin attended a workshop in deejaying and music production with Femme Electronic that focuses on electronic music fused with different experimental African sounds and hard dance.