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West Africa Cooks are listing this event called Art n' Soul on 2019-11-08 20:00:00
Art n' Soul is an intimate, unique experience where you will get to know your local talent on a personal level. Experience mood setting performances with stripped down acoustic sets with select local talent and artists.
2 Live Acts by: NOA & Kiki
1 Live Painting by: Komi
Live entertainment + an art exhibition
Old school hip hop and rnb vibes provide by Dj Andre 905 all night to create that special feeling. Set times begin at 9:00pm
Come grab a drink, enjoy the music and join us in creating the perfect setting, open for all!
About the Artists:
The Toronto born artist has spent the last two years creating an incredibly addictive catalogue of songs that the world is just starting to get a taste of. Her music blends vibrant, catchy melodies with resonant emotional themes -- from relationships to female empowerment and self-realization. All the while, NOA's artistic voice maintains a fun, lighthearted velvety tone that helps lift her fans above the noise and negativity of everyday life.
Singer /songwriter Kiki Rowe first breakout hit “Trust Issues” (produced by multi-platinum selling DJ Mustard) quickly shot to #1 on Spotify's Top 50 Viral Chart - Canada. Since then the songstress has amassed millions streams and been featured by many of the most respected outlets in the industry such as Complex,Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, Entertainment Weekly, Billboard, Fader and Earmilk. In 2017 Toronto's #1 radio station KiSS 92.5 named Kiki as "One To Watch" and her follow up single "Come My Way" went on to achieved Top 40 status at Canadian radio.
Kiki recently signed her own publishing deal with Sony/ATV, the company is also home to iconic names such as The Beatles, Michael Jackson, The Rolling Stones as well as contemporary superstars Taylor Swift, Kanye West and Ed Sheeran.
She has partnered on marketing campaigns with brands such as Skechers, Sephora, Guerlain and Rudsak.
Currently, Kiki has been in the studio working on her debut album.
Komi Olaf a visual artist, poet and architectural designer who is best known for his ability to represent, both visually and poetically, the complexities of the world and generation he finds himself within. In recent years, Komi’s art has been shaped by a cultural and artistic movement known as Afrofuturism, which explores African and African diasporic cultures in intersection with technology.
Komi’s paintings have been the subject of three solo exhibitions: Alkebulan (Harbourfront centre, Toronto, 2015), Angels of Music (National Arts Centre, Ottawa, 2009), Fire Dance (Gallery 101, Ottawa, 2008). His paintings have also been part of group exhibitions in New York, Accra, Lagos and Ottawa. He is currently focused on creating murals, book illustratrations and paintings that incorporate elements of technology and encourage multi-dimensional engagement with his art.
Komi’s ability to employ image, metaphor, symbolism and cultural commentary are extend to his work as a poet and spoken word artist.
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