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African Art Outlook for February

Publié dans Events  |  février 05, 2022
Since the global expansion of the covid-19, many contemporary African art events have been cancelled, postponed, or transitioned to virtual exhibitions. Some galleries are opened for exhibition visits by appointment. From San Francisco to Amsterdam, we’ve got you covered with a quick guide of what to discover this month. So, we’ve rounded up our favorite events of February featuring African and Africa related art practices and projects.

In Conversation with Kudzanai-Violet Hwami

Publié dans Art Market  |  janvier 15, 2022
Kudzanai-Violet Hwami is a young African painter on the rise, with her figurative works of black people which explore themes of identity, sexuality, and displacement. She is among a new wave of African artists whose works are currently trending on an art market looking for more inclusive stories. Her work engages in the deconstruction of stereotypes on the black body, using more spiritual or social symbols than political message. Her juxtaposed images create non-linear paintings that depict a way of existing in multiple temporalities.

African Art Outlook for January

Publié dans Events  |  janvier 08, 2022
Since the global expansion of the covid-19, many contemporary African art events have been cancelled, postponed, or transitioned to virtual exhibitions. Some galleries are opened for exhibition visits by appointment. From Johannesburg to London, we’ve got you covered with a quick guide of what to discover this month. So, we’ve rounded up our favorite events of January featuring African and Africa related art practices and projects.

African Art Outlook for December

Publié dans Events  |  décembre 04, 2021
Since the global expansion of the covid-19, many contemporary African art events have been cancelled, postponed, or transitioned to virtual exhibitions. Some galleries are opened for exhibition visits by appointment. From Berlin to Chicago, we’ve got you covered with a quick guide of what to discover this month. So, we’ve rounded up our favorite events of December featuring African and Africa related art practices and projects.

Five of the Best Represented Young African Artists

Publié dans Art Market  |  novembre 27, 2021
In the last few years, a fresh air has breathed from a group of young contemporary African artists whose work has rocketed to huge prices. Some of them have achieved instantaneous success soon after their first appearance in sales at the major auction houses. While others gained immediate recognition with few solo exhibitions or before they have passed other milestones on the way to a fully accomplished artistic career.