Welcome to Afropolitan

Ethiopian-Dutch founder Tsehai Aarten wants Afropolitan to become a bridge between Africa and the West, thereby challenging the status quo of the image forming of Africa and its diaspora through African art and heritage.


Our events

Afropolitan is hosting beautiful, inspiring and interesting events on a regular base. Check our website from time to time or follow us on Instagram and Facebook to keep in touch with us and to not miss out on an event.

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14 AUGUST 2022


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01:00 pm – Doors

01.30 pm – Fashion show Luboko style by Jasmine Senga Peres Ngongo (CONGO/NL) X MukaCariza by Mukakalisa Mukahagumakuramba (RWANDA/NL)

02.00 pm – Motivational speech Mukakalisa Mukahagumakuramba (RWANDA/NL)

03.00 pm – Art Tour Exposition Emergence (Zengwa, Mbumba, Gesalo, Oleko and Zatu)

03.30 pm – Art Talk by drs. Tabothsie Dundas, fashionpsychologist

04.00 pm – Headwrapping workshop (+ free headwrap) by Miss Yaa (SURINAM/ NL)


TIJD: 11:00 – 13:00

LOCATIE: Vaartweg 168, 1217 SZ Hilversum

Begin Afrikadag Festival in de gloednieuwe kunstgalerie Afropolitan. Kom kijken naar de indrukwekkende kleurrijke werken van een groep opkomende hedendaagse kunstenaars uit Congo. Het overige programma van Afrikadag Festival vindt plaats op loopafstand, in de oude Haven. Met Afrikaanse muziek van DJ Moos van muziekblog Global Groove.

our art gallery

In our beautiful white office villa a 200 square meters gallery with industrial appearance is situated. With nature and urban surroundings it is suited for various events and gatherings.

our artists

We collaborate with inspiring upcoming artists from Africa. Currently we are exposing a group of artists from Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. We aim to elaborate on the influence of African heritage and culture.

our services

Our inspiring gallery and environment can be experienced through our many different services and endless possibilities. We have all facilities and experience to cater your event and we are always happy to think with you to make your event an inspiring and rememorable one!