Nafasi Art Space is non-profit contemporary art centre in Tanzania that provides a platform for artists through development, production, and entrepreneurship in the visual and performing arts by providing training, exchange, and exhibition of experimental arts locally, regionally, and internationally. … Read More
Nafasi Art Space is in the process of establishing a digital art studio to create inclusive access to tools, resources, and networks in the realm of digital arts, from digital illustration to experimental A/R and V/R and other new media … Read More
Established in 2008, Nafasi Art Space is a cultural centre for contemporary visual and performing arts in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Nafasi is a working ground for the arts, as well as a place for learning, exchange, and sharing artistic … Read More
Nafasi Academy 2021 programme on Curatorial Practice and Arts Management was for 6 months with 13 participants who took part in four training and professional development modules (The Curator & the Self, Curator in Space and Time, Curator & the … Read More
Nafasi Art Space invites artists working with digital mediums to be part of a five-week residency, focusing on the challenges and possibilities of digital art and its place on the art scene. Aiming to provide a space for digital art … Read More
From March to May 2021, Nafasi Art Space in partnership with curator Kristina Dziedzic Wright and the South Korean artist duo Bang & Lee, undertook an ambitious collaborative exchange which involved a virtual workshop, the production of new work in … Read More
OPEN CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS Deadline: 11 June 2021 The democraSEE workshop is a 10-day photography encounter in Dar es Salaam to encourage new photography stories and discussions on issues relating to how we understand our changing world and the changes … Read More
Hakuna Kulala: Open Call for Artists Inspired by Juma Nature’s classic hip-hop anthem “Hakuna Kulala”, we invite visual artists of all kinds to create works inspired by the nighttime hours. What keeps us awake at night? Is it Dar’s nightlife … Read More
Call for submissions for the fist edition of SINDIKIZA A zine on contemporary art in Tanzania – Nafasi’s first art publication.
Nafasi Art Space congratulates Winifrid Luena on winning the prestigious 34th annual Absa L‘Atelier competition which took place in Cape Town, South Africa this year.