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Arts and Culture

Event location: NMMU South Campus Library Area

Event date and time: 24/05/2016 12:00:20


Press release: African Market at NMMU Presented by the Department of Arts and Culture, NMMU The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University is embarking on ways to uplift the community by endorsing social engagement projects. The NMMU Arts & Culture Department in collaboration with CANRAD and the International Office will be hosting a cultural market in celebration of Africa Week. Staff, students and the broader communities will be given the opportunity to showcase and sell their creative goods of home-grown, hand-made items.

The market will also feature artworks of students from the NMMU School of Music, Art and Design who will sell and display their works entitled, “Where the Wild Things Are…”. On sale there will also be non-irradiated honey, custom-made designer hats, home-made biscuits, African print fabrics, Botswana and Chinese cuisine, handbags, table cloths, designer African print clothing, recycled telephone-wire artifacts, beaded jewellery and much more! The market will take place on Tuesday 24 May 2016 outside the South Campus Library between 11h30 and 14h00. Entrance is free. Please come and support this market, which will be the first of many for the institution. For further information, please e-mail Aarti@nmmu.ac.za or the office on 041-504 2508. 17-05-2016

Contact information
Mrs Michelle Du Preez
Cultural Co-Ordinator
Tel: +27 41 504 2508
Michelle.DuPreez
@nmmu.ac.za