David Thete (pronounced DAV•EED THEET) - 19 year old artist, activist, and youth advocate; David imagined a world where young people would be free to create any and everything their minds would allow. Where their ideas would be valued. At the age of 17 he decided to run with “Tomorrow's Ideas”. Thete founded and is the current Creative Director of Kesho Wazo. Kesho Wazo (translates to “Tomorrows Ideas” in Swahili) an art collective for and by the youth. He has made a name for himself in the prominent art community of Portland, Maine. The focus of Kesho Wazo is to create a platform for young people by advancing the youth through: artistic expressions, individuality and cultural experiences.
If you want to hear David Thete live on November 4 at the State Theatre register here.