You are heartily invited to the first ever ‘Diaspora In Ascension’ gathering, an intimate musical-arts concert, visual arts experience and dialogue series hosted by Stompie Selibe, Joel Karabo Elliott and the Broken Chords Creative Studio in Selby, Johannesburg.
Friday 19 February
7pm galleries open, 8pm music begins
This first gathering is a very special one for we celebrate the 50th birthday of our close friend, honoured poet and Joburg living legend Phillippa Yaa de Villiers. The evening will feature a live duet music performance by Selibe & Elliott, as well as open house tours of the resident artists Vusi Mfupi, Ephia Maphoto, Zolile Phetshane and Stompie Selibe, with the unique chance to buy artworks direct from the artists.
– Entrance is free, donations requested at R100/person or more – please let us share generously to bless Phillippa and the hosts.
– Homemade soup & bread will be available, R30/serving // Wine available on donation basis.
– jKe’s Roots Grown Deep double album will be on sale for R200, as well as art posters and apparel.
– There will be a security guard on duty to watch the cars, though this is a safe area of town.
More info on Facebook