Tag: Kenya

“Artists have to use their platform to highlight the human condition honestly”: An Interview with Drea Pizziconi

NYC Singer/Songwriter and self-professed ‘serial social entrepreneur’, Drea Pizziconi discusses her trajectory from politically-conscious youngster to activist musician; female empowerment; international collaborations and how she tries to avoid the ‘white saviour’ complex with her African-based development initiatives. How did a classically trained vocalist and percussionist become an activist musician? Was

The Makers – Africa Utopia

By Marthe Van Der Wolf East Africa has a thriving events sector with unique festivals taking root and flourishing across the region, and the United Kingdom has a long tradition of both enormous and intricate festivals. One of these festivals is Africa Utopia, where conversations and connections between (emerging) creatives