Look and Learn about inspiring African Art

  • • The Lily Pond brings contemporary arts to the widest possible audience, in displaying exhibitions of East African’s top artists, away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
  • • Come and soak up the atmosphere of this serene and special place, having just gained inspiration from some of Africa’s best artists.





  • Meet the “Artists in Residence” in the Open Studio

  • • The Open Studio houses graduates from art schools in Nairobi, who are on full-time, long-term placements at the centre, producing and displaying new works.
  • • This Open Studio exhibition allows you to watch the creative process, first hand.
  • • The Lily Pond Arts Centre operates as a springboard for young artists to launch their careers, whilst allowing visitors to buy original works of art.
  • • Did you know that the equator slices clean through the middle of the unique Arts Studio ? Which means that you can view contemporary African Art in both the Northern and the Southern Hemisphere, at the same time !

Art and Drama at the Lily Pond

The Lily Pond kids' art club provides opportunity for kids to make lots of mess without getting into trouble!