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About us

About us

Founded in 2011, KokoTEN is an independent visual arts space and curatorial hub, dedicated to research, development and presentation of contemporary art in Tanzania and diaspora through its exhibition programme and participatory art fairs.

Gadi Ramadhani

Gadi Ramadhani

Gadi Ramadhani Artistic Director

KokoTEN has been conceived as a platform to fill the gap of critical discussion on arts in the region, bridging the local visual arts with the international production. This experimental space hosts a printmaking studio, a library with close to 200 visual art books, public programmes providing a platform for discussing contemporary artistic practice through publications, talks, and projects. Founded by Gadi Ramadhani, Tanzanian visual artist, curator and exhibition producer based in Dar es Salaam.

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