The traveling SUPAFRIK pop-up shop/gallery is making its U.S. debut in Washington, D.C. from October 18th – October 21st, 2012. The opening night launch event on Thursday includes a fashion show featuring Toronto label Chinedesign‘s newest collection: “Marrakesh” making an exclusive world premier in DC and accesories by Ann & Arayata. And, performing new music from her upcoming third studio album, Grammy nominated singer/songwriter and DC native Wayna.
Now in its fourth installation, SUPAFRIK is making its international debut at GALLERY O on H in Washington DC! It is curated around the theme of “Urban Contemporary Africana” and will showcase artwork and design that re-contextualize African aesthetics and traditions within a modern framework. We look forward to seeing you there!
WHAT: SUPAFRIK Pop-Up Shop/Gallery
WHEN: Oct 18th to Oct 21st, 2012
WHERE: Gallery O on H, 1354 H Street NE, Washington D.C.
FASHION SHOW/LAUNCH EVENT: Thur Oct 18th, 6PM -11PM
AFRO-HOUSE SHOP&SHUFFLE: Fri Oct 19th, 8PM – 2am w/BENETHIOPIA FOOD TRUCK from 11pm
SUPAFRIK is the brainchild of Toronto fashion designer Chinedu Ukabam of the clothing label Chinedesign. Click here to see images from past SUPAFRIK’s Afrotropolis collection