UTAM FESTIVAL is a Kenyan Annual Multi-Cultural Music Festival that gives a platform for global cultural integration using Art. We aim to showcase expose and share East African arts and culture to the world, as well as displaying and sharing cultures from around the world in Africa to build peaceful coexistence lasting friendships, exchange program opportunities in all fields of performed and visual Art.
This festival would be a great opportunity for artists from around the world to promote themselves in presenting their talent and skills an appreciative international audience in a lively beautiful serene and incomparable Kenyan environment.
The festival will host International artists from Africa, Europe, America, and Asia in their various disciplines of art. They will get to play on stage and conduct educative workshops. A modest performance fee will be offered to participating artists. For artists from outsideKenya modest accommodation, local transport and per diem will be provided. Artists from outside Kenya are encouraged to source for support to cover travel, visa and insuranceexpenses.
Artists selected will receive a formal invitation to facilitate the solicitation for such support. They will also get to sell their music, art and crafts pieces and market themselves as much as possible.
Utam fest is the first comprehensive cultural event of its kind in Kenya and ultimately among the major festivals in Africa.