Discovering Africa’s Creativity in Nairobi’s Market

Discovering Africa's Creativity in Nairobi's Market

While we continue to explore Kenya, after enjoying nature and all it has to offer from waterfalls to unending sight of beautiful animals and plants in a piece with Beatrice Ani, we took a walk through the markets in Nairobi to find amazing artworks, clothes, bracelets, and so much more displayed for sale.

Some of the artworks arranged in a seductive order have their inspiration borrowed from other parts of the continent including South Africa and Ghana among others.

The traders are full of life stationed in different locations with different products to catch your attention even from a distance. The atmosphere is welcoming and filled with sweet Swahili in the air.

The products are affordable but priceless. People don’t just say art is priceless; African art is priceless but you can definitely still get some in the market at an affordable price.

1000 Kenya Shillings laid by a customer in Nairobi on a fabric while checking out other products

Speaking of other products, enjoy the rest of the story in pictures. You might see something that will get you up your feet to board the next flight leaving for Kenya.

By Elijah Christopher

Elijah Christopher
Elijah Christopher is a journalist at A New Touch Of Africa, is also a creative writer, a poet, and an IT enthusiast. He contributed to the collaborative poem written in celebration of Edwin Morgan Centenary, the first Glasgow poet laureate and Scottish national poet from the University of Glasgow. He loves meeting people and learning about new places, cultures, events, and lifestyles.
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