The Urban Culture Week returns to Kuwait on Oct 2
In an attempt to inspire the cultural scene and boost creativity, Urban Culture Week returns to Kuwait for the second year in a row and revives urban foundations in hip-hop. The program aims to support individuals and groups in learning, growing and cultivating their talents and interests around music, dance, art and fashion.
Leading local scene members and professional mentors will collaborate in conducting the urban culture week free of charge workshops during October at ArtSpace Studio/Gallery – Salmiya at Abdulwahab Complex.
**Guests of the week**
ASHEKMAN – Beirut:
Urban Culture Week & Jedareyat present ASHEKMAN in Kuwait City – Jaberl Al Mubarak Street.
ABDULAZIZ ALAMEER – Kuwait:
A calligrapher and painter. Many of his works consist of innovatively creative paintings done in words (Typography). Al Ameer won the best design prize for Red Bull Formula 1 Infiniti team, and is considered the first Arab artist to enter the art of calligraphy with this internationally acknowledged design.
DAFFY, OUTLAW AND FLIPP – Bahrain-Kuwait:
"Independent Artist 101" workshop with @redbullkuwait & Artspace Q8. It will be about 20 points of how to be successful as an independent artist in the region. In addition, Daffy and Flipperachi will be talking about their journey of producing the new album!
B-BOY NABIL – France:
B-Boy Nabil from the French Freeminds crew has been no stranger to travel, but ever since he moved from France to Dubai in 2014, his life on the road intensified. He was one of the main judges in Red Bull BC One Cypher – Kuwait/April 2016 and now he’s coming back for an intensive workshop that will help the B-BOY scene to learn more from his experience and techniques along with Hip Hop classes that will be having Dossy/Shred as main mentors.
Sunday October 2nd: Calligraphy Workshop with Abdulaziz AlAmeer
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Sunday October 2nd: B-boy Clinic with B-Boy Nabil
Time: 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Monday October 3rd: Calligraphy Workshop with Abdulaziz AlAmeer
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Monday October 3rd: Hip Hop & Lyricism with Daffy/Outlaw and Flipp
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Tuesday: October 4th: Hip Hop Classes with Dossy/Shred
Time: 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Supported by Red Bull Kuwait – ArtSpace Q8 and Jedareyat