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AirBotswana – Art in Embassies sends three artists to Botswana

The United States Embassy in Botswana recently hosted three young American artists to hold workshops for local artists on the infinite possibilities of abstract art. Thapong Visual Arts Centre is a powerhouse of artistic activity in Gaborone. It recently has been refurbished and is now a vibrant arts centre. It holds workshops for resident artists […]

Jill Galarneau, Peter Clouse and Jacquelyn Gleisner on BTV News

Artists Jacquelyn Gleisner Jill Galarneau and Peter Clouse traveled to Botswana for an eight day artist exchange. It was a very productive exchange, initiated by Art in Embassies and Ambassador Earl Miller. The artist exchange took place in the capital of Botswana, Gaborone, and in Maun, to coincide with the annual Maun International Art Festival.
Art in Embassies logo designed by workshop participant

All Africa – Botswana: U.S. Embassy to Support Upcoming Artists

All Africa – Botswana artists are set to benefit from an Art in Embassies cultural exchange that will be hosted by the United States of America Embassy in collaboration with Thapong Visual Arts Centre. Speaking in an interview, coordinator of Thapong Visual Arts Centre, Reginald Bakwena said the first cultural exchange will be held in […]