AON Out & About 29 January – 4 February 2018
Art that makes you think about the past and the future, music under the stars with Kae Sun, Aswyn Mberi and new comer Vaughn Ahrens or a night with Big Ben and some side splitting comedy with the legends at Free Your Mind! Social is set for this week in Windhoek.
Date: 23 January 2018 – 23 March 2018 at 09:00 – 17:30
Venue: Goethe-Institut Namibia,
Is the present the future you had imagined years ago?
This exhibition features numerous artworks and video installations produced by international artists through the combination of research and different modes of ‘futuring’ or approaches (healing/remembering, longing/desiring, optimizing de/stabilizing) to envisioning the future.
FREE YOUR MIND! ‘MY NEW YEARS RESOLUTION’
Date: Thursday, 01 February 2018, at 20:00 – late
Venue: Warehouse Theatre
Are you in January stress-free or in Jan- U-worry!?
Let us help you forget and improve your mood in 2018. And the best way to start a year in a good mood, is with a BIG laugh from your favourite comedy show FreeYourMind!
Join: Joh White, Courage The Comedian, Chiro and K-Lo from Botswana for a new year show to set shows apart for 2018. Hosted by Slick The Dick.
After Party at the Loft Windhoek (Warehouse Theatre), FREE if you buy a FYM ticket.
THE ELDERS CALLED IT MEDICINE
Date: 2 – 28 February 2018, 18:00 – 20:00
Venue: Omba Gallery
The exhibition showcases a selection of alternative photographic prints (cyanotypes) depicting various medicinal plants of the Topnaar and Ju’/Hoansi people.
Apart from the artist’s own work, the exhibition will also feature works from community members, as it forms part of a larger project to increase awareness on the importance of preserving ethnomedicinal knowledge. The project was funded by the National Arts Council of Namibia.
NUTS – KAE SUN FT ASHWYN MBERI & VAUGHN AHRENS
Date: Friday, 02 February 2018 19:00 – 22:00
Venue: Goethe-Insitut Namibia
The first Night Under the Stars 2018 kicks starts with Ghanaian-born Canadian singer-songwriter Kae Sun and two Namibian artists, Vaughn Ahrens and Ashwyn Mberi.
Kae Suns contemporary R&B, and Indie folk meets the multi-instrumentalist Vaughn Ahrens as well as Ashwyn Mberis unique voice.
We will hear tracks from their soloprogramms and they will also perfom together. They never shared the stage before, so join us at the Goethe-Institut Namibia for this special occasion and a night of fusion!
Tickets at the door: N$20.00
Refreshments and open bar available
BIG BEN WELCOME 2018
Date: Friday, 02 February 2018 20:00 – late
Venue: Warehouse Theatre
Big Ben, hailed as the top live performing artist in Namibia, is returning to the Warehouse Theatre Windhoek for a concert to welcome music lovers to 2018.
The multi-award winning musician promises to perform all his hits from the beginning, such as “Moro Moro”, “Kozongoro” as well as new hits such as “Ekaku”. The new hit singles such as “Efundula” and “Numba Numba” will also feature.
Join Big Ben to ring in the New Year with Big Ben Live at Warehouse Theatre!
On Friday 2 February, the talented and versatile musician will begin his set from 8pm, giving you all a night you will never forget.