CNN African Voices supported by the grandmasters of information, Globacom, will this week look again at art and its remarkable appearances on the African landmass particularly the bright ways craftsmen are imparting their Africa to the world.
The program jump starts in Nairobi, Kenya, where 49 year-old Patrick Mukabi will illuminate watchers about his first love, the expressive arts. “My whole working procedure is normally unmistakable to the sharp eye.
My subject depends on ordinary exercises particularly of ladies. These are individuals I meet and see on every day constructs”, Patrick enthused in light of his specialty.
A self – taught photographer focusing on unlikely subjects in his exhibits, Adiodato Gomes, is the second guest on African Voices. The 46 year old who also doubles as Production Director of Cultural Events takes poetic street photographs which show pure and difficult reality of life.
Viewers should catch CNN African Voices on the Cable News Network, CNN, at 9.30 a.m. on Friday. Repeat editions will be broadcast at 3.30 a.m. and 1.30 p.m. on Saturday and 11.30 a.m and 6.30 p.m. on Sunday. Further repeats will be broadcast at 10.30 a.m. on Monday and 4.30 a.m. on Tuesday.
The third leg of the tripod on the programme is an internationally acclaimed street and studio-based artist, Wise Two, whose work is highly influenced by African culture and his Indian heritage.
His forte is deciphering hieroglyphs, ancient cultures and mystical graffiti.