Red Hill Art Gallery


The Red Hill Art Gallery is tucked away in the lush green hills of Limuru, just outside Nairobi. The space is devoted to African Art with a focus on contemporary East African artists. The gallery has around six exhibitions each year, and also showcases an impressive private collection of paintings and sculptures amassed over 25 years.

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