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The African Market: A Creative Arts Festival

Date: Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Time: 5-11PM

Location: Brick at Blue Star Arts Complex

Event Description: The African Market is a one-day celebration of emerging creative arts coming from West Africa and beyond. The Olaju Art Group in collaboration with DreamWeek 2017 is presenting a fully-interactive installation which introduces participants to various elements of contemporary African arts and culture. This exclusive event features fine arts, Nigerian cuisine, live music, and local vendors selling African-inspired items.

The African Market will include;

-A photo exhibition featuring three emerging photographers
-A runway presentation of African fashion designs
-Nigerian cuisine served in a pop-up restaurant
-An Afro-Beat Party Mix hosted by DJ Rocard

$10 General Admission and $25 VIP All-Access tickets will be available at; www.olajuafricanmarket.eventbrite.com

Proceeds from sales will benefit the Olaju Art Group, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization and its affiliated artists in promotion of contemporary African arts and culture.


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