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Bagamoyo Arts and Cultural Institute

The Bagamoyo Arts and cultural Institute (Taasisi ya Sanaa na Utamaduni Bagamoyo, TaSUBa) is a semi-autonomous governmental organisation for training, research and consultancy service in arts and culture. [1] It was established by The United Republic of Tanzania to "encourage the development of the arts of Culture, to promote their use as a record of contemporary life and manners, to promote education about film, television and the moving image generally, and their impact on society".[citation needed]

Bagamoyo Arts and Cultural Institute
TypeGovernmental organisation
HeadquartersBagamoyo District
Region served
Official languages
English and Kiswahili
Executive Board
Gonche Materegol
Parent organization
Ministry of Information, Youth, Culture and Sports
WebsiteInstitute website
Formerly called
Bagamoyo College of Arts


TaSUBa has been established in accordance with the Executive Agencies Act No. 30 of 1997 and Government Notice No. 220 of November 2007. It is an offsping of the Bagamoyo College of Arts established in 1981.[1]


  1. ^ a b Taasisi ya Sanaa na Utamaduni Bagamoy (retrieved April 23, 2015)