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[15 Apr 2014 | Comments Off on Ham Mukasa Archive Meets Contemporary Visual Art | ]
Ham Mukasa Archive Meets Contemporary Visual Art

The future appropriation of this archive proves that the archive is never closed. It is, in fact, open and reworked by contemporary visual artists.

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[1 Apr 2014 | One Comment | ]
Uganda Recordings

Ugandan Recordings is a Scandal Studios project to uncover and document music from northern Uganda. The search has found artists with a variety of instruments such as adungu, lukeme, nang’a, bila and orak. All recorded songs are accompanied by video clips, so one can see how each artist creates their work.

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[18 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on The Power of Art | ]
The Power of Art

“Artists are just another manifestation of human rights activists.” – says artist and activist Deeyah Khan to the United Nations.

Creative techniques, Featured, Issue 039 Inspiration, Special analysis »

[6 Mar 2014 | One Comment | ]
A Workshop on Performing Life

“Performance art is for very strong people, in my view; you put yourself in a dangerous situation and are able to come out of it.” says Ato’o.

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[1 Mar 2014 | Comments Off on Bayimba 2013: Images from Oscar Kibuuka | ]
Bayimba 2013: Images from Oscar Kibuuka

Photographer Oscar Kibuuka captures the 2013 Bayimba Festival in black and white.

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[25 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on A “To Do List” for Uganda’s Creative Cultural Sector | ]
A “To Do List” for Uganda’s Creative Cultural Sector

Opinion piece by Faisal Kiwewa

The current state of Uganda’s creative cultural sector is far more vibrant and visible than what generations in the past have ever seen.

It is today that we see the youth coming together to realize their creative ideas and express themselves through different art forms; we see individuals passionately embracing talent with a pure mind that art is not a joke, rather a profession. A piece of this momentum is in new arts organisations that are forging […]

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[24 Feb 2014 | Comments Off on Issue 039 Inspiration | ]
Issue 039 Inspiration

Issue 39 of Start Journal intends to use the online platform as a space to inspire.