Author Archives: Nicola Triscott

About Nicola Triscott

Nicola Triscott is a cultural producer, curator, writer and researcher. She is the founder and Artistic Director/CEO of Arts Catalyst. Specialisation: interrelationships between art, science, technology and society.

Les Enfants de Dieu Christmas Wishlist …!

Boxers, briefs, sports gear, games … Please give Xmas presents to the boys of the wonderful Les Enfants de Dieu, a centre for street boys in Rwanda, by purchasing one of the following items. Amazon wish list  All purchases will … Continue reading

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“As the drum beats, so the dance goes …”

Such a beautiful post by Claire Morrow, a volunteer teacher at Les Enfants de Dieu, about our hip hop project with the centre, that I’ve pasted the whole text below (or you can read it on Claire’s blog): “Happiness. Joy. … Continue reading

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Street dance for street kids: Phase 2

The team’s visit to Kigali has given the former street children at Les Enfants de Dieu the basic breaking moves and resources – music and films – to enable them to continue to develop their skills. We now need to … Continue reading

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A trip to Kimiranko market with Pervez and Bret

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Goodbyes

So, yesterday we had a big jam session and hip hop party. All the boys of Les Enfants de Dieu and the dancers we have worked with at Ishyo came together at Les Enfants to break. Then we had a … Continue reading

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Future plans …

On Tuesday, Kate, Rafiki, and I met with Carole Karemera and Nadia Nkawa from Ishyo Arts Centre, where we have been running the masterclasses for young breakdancers. We discussed how together we can make the work we have done continue … Continue reading

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Some more photos …

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