Tambo International Art Camp in Mozambique

The Tambo International Art Camp in Mozambique offers 2 weeks of unique possibilities to experience the multicultural art scene and traditions of Pemba – Mozambique. The workshops will be held July 7th – July 20th 2008/

Participants will work with local and foreign artists in:

● Art work shops of dance, theatre, music, design and more
● Visit local artists like the Mask Mapiko dancers, Makonde carvers, the Arab inspired Tufo choir and more
● Performances
● III Festival ”Celebrating Cultural Diversity”

The Art Camp takes place at the Cultural Centre ”Tambo”, the home of the Tambo Tambulani Tambo. Participation fee including food and accommodation: US$ 200.

Mail: tambulanimoz@gmail.com. Please state art forms of special interest to you.

Organized by Tambo Tambulani Tambo, founded in 1995 in Pemba to promote art through its own productions, events and debates to improve conditions of artists. www.tambo.nl. + 258 82 55 95 380 / 82 66 13 400

Pemba, located at the 3rd largest bay in the world, has over centuries attracted people from many continents to settle creating a multicultural environment.

Author: World Music Central News Department

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