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mai 2017

African Art: Spotlight on Art Museums, Part 6

Publié dans Art Market  |  mai 27, 2017
Western Europe and North America are still a good place to view traditional and contemporary African art. Indeed, museums outside Africa have the resources and the expertise to preserve and safeguard African art. The reality is that some museums in Africa have been subject to lootings due to war or political instability. So, governments have more pressing needs than the task of art preservation and presentation. We end our review of African art museums with five major museums outside Africa.

African Art: Spotlight on Art Museums, Part 5

Publié dans Art Market  |  mai 13, 2017
Eastern Africa is a real haven for archaeology lovers. The region’s rich culture and history is preserved in its museums and art galleries. Most of these are situated in the countries’ capital as a focal point to the social and cultural heritage. The archeology and ethnology of East Africa, as well as the contemporary art are of particular significance. Indeed, for many visitors, a trip to this part of Africa just wouldn't be complete without a visit to find out more about the rich history of early man. We continue our review of African art museums with five major museums of Eastern Africa.

African Art Outlook for May

Publié dans Events  |  mai 06, 2017
As interest in contemporary African art continues to grow, we identified several events that are worth visiting in May. From Paris to Cape Town, we’ve got you covered with a quick guide of what to discover this month. So, we’ve rounded up our favorite events of May featuring African and Africa related art practices and projects.