September 2, 2016

Events, How the Arts Influence Business

(Sun. 9/25) How Innovative Entrepreneurship Can Help Africans Tell Our Stories

Join Us on Sunday, September 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm for Defining Our Time: Creative Entrepreneurship Panel at National Museum of African Art. For full details, click here.  

Top row of images for 9.25

Image credits L to R Patrick Kabanda, moderator, photograph by J.D. Sloan Esosa E., panelist, photograph by Lilian Haidar Tsedaye Makonnen, performance artist, photograph by Tony Hitchcock


Inspired by the exhibition Senses of Time, explore how members of the African diaspora exemplify our time through creative engagement with the arts. Begin with a guided tour of Senses of Time, followed by a live performance by Tsedaye Makonnen responding to the exhibition. Then, Patrick Kabanda moderates as Esosa E., Jacqueline Lara, Femi Ogunjinmi, and Joy Spencer discuss how innovative entrepreneurship can help tell our stories.

Presented in partnership with Roselynn Lewis Consults and Mansa Colabs.

Free and open to the public.

Bottom row of images 9.25Image credits L to R
Jacqueline Lara, panelist, photograph by Lawrence Green of Time Traveling Media
Joy Spencer, panelist, photograph by Dzifa Awunyo-Akaba
Femi Ogunjinmi, panelist, photograph by Femi Osinowo