As we celebrate the Black History Month, Tamakkan connected with five inspiring innovators within the UAE for them to reach out and talk about their amazing initiatives and projects. Topics for discussion includes Art, Environment, Social Enterprise, and Literature.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH: INNOVATION IN ART AND BUSINESS
Come and enjoy a fun, immersive event that celebrates Black History and Culture and meet five innovators in art, social enterprise, and literature!
Monday, 29 February 2016 at
MOXIE ZONE: BrandMoxie Office, #307 twofour54,
Park Rotana Complex
THE EXCITING POSSIBILITIES OF “THE UP CYCLED ART MOVEMENT”
ELEVATING VALUES AND CONSCIOUSNESS THROUGH THE “PEACE EDUCATION PROGRAM”
Since 2001, Keith has been a trainer assessor and adult instructor. In addition to working in various technical training providers, Keith has delivered trainings and volunteered his time to diverse organizations, such as small community groups and large organizations such as Thames Valley Police, the largest police force in the UK.
His real passion however, has always been with projects that encourage and engage
individuals to strive towards inner self discovery and individual understanding.
REFLECTING DIVERSITY: “A THOUSAND FACES”
into the lives of people from different backgrounds, ages and race.
An Art Display of Vernis Brown
in a variety of mediums including acrylic, oil, charcoal, pen and pencil.
A Literary Discussion: Children’s Book Illustrations with Vanessa Middleton and Dr. Frieda Ekotto
book along with Dr. Frieda.
BrandMoxie is a leading advertising and marketing agency that provides integrated marketing services including advertising, PR, strategy, research, publishing and production services. Established in 2004, BrandMoxie also runs its own CSR platforms. This includes Tamakkan, an initiative aimed at nurturing entrepreneurship, leadership and innovation, The Smovies, a platform for emerging filmmakers in the UAE, and the Dream Players, a programme aimed at nurturing creativity and the performing arts. BrandMoxie is also the publisher of Tempo magazine, a publication that focuses on creativity, innovation and social enterprise, and its online site Tempoplanet.com. For more information, www.tamakkan.com www.brandmoxie.com
U.S. Embassy Abu Dhabi is dedicated to strengthening US-UAE partnerships in diplomacy, commerce, trade, regional security, education, art, and culture. The Embassy engages with a wide range of local partners to encourage broader and deeper understanding between the people of the United States and the United Arab Emirates. http://abudhabi.usembassy.gov/