Ilija Gubic

Women working at markets: paintings versus reality

In March, the world celebrated International Women’s Day with this year’s theme “Each for Equal.” Across the globe, events were organized to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women - while also marking a call to action for accelerating...

Saturday, June 6, 2020, 12:00 AM

Great paintings by Rwandan artists who no longer create art

Art pieces from the National Art Gallery of Rwanda, that was opened in 2006 in Rwesero, Nyanza, were moved to Kigali in 2018 in the process to establish the Rwanda Art Museum. What used to be a residence of two former presidents of Rwanda, Juvenal Habyaimana and Pasteur Bzimungu, now hosts...

Wednesday, January 1, 2020, 1:12 AM

Public spaces and public art, New York City and Kigali

KIGALI –  Architects, urban designers, artists and allies in Kigali recently hosted Justin Garrett Moore, Executive Director of New York Public Design Commission [IG1], and discussed public spaces and public art with him. Moore shared that art and culture are key drivers of New York...

Saturday, November 30, 2019, 12:00 AM

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