Issue 008 will be out April 1st, followed by Start First Sundays at Cayenne April 3rd

Look forward to a new online edition of Start – A Journal of Arts and Culture. There are lots of Arts events happening in Uganda these months, and Start will once again host the informal meeting place, Start First Sundays, at Cayenne April 3rd at 6pm.

By Thomas Bjørnskau, Editor at

In the upcoming Issue 008, to be published April 3rd, you will be able to read the following articles:

  • Special analysis: Group studios in Uganda – the Challenges of a Collective
  • Artist interview: The story of Edison Mugalu – a self-taught artist
  • A review of the Controversial Art Exhibition at Afriart, by Eleanor Bradshaw, British Museum
  • Diaspora: Responses from an Ugandan Bark Cloth exhibition held at University of North Texas
  • Collector: Start’s Jantien Zuurbier talks to Ugandan art collector Kaddu Sebunya
  • An interview with leading Ugandan multi-instrumentalist and singer Joel Sebunju
  • And more …


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What’s on

Drop by Start’s Events calender to see what’s on in East Africa. Make sure to post information about forth-coming events to