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February 2019

In Conversation with Bisi Silva

Posted in Art Market  |  February 16, 2019
In today’s art world which is mainly driven by market trends and artists’ value, curators remain responsible of highlighting the non-commercial side of contemporary art. They choose which artworks are displayed and imagine how the viewers will experience the exhibition. While their capacity of influencing the market has resulted in the emergence of prominent curators, some of them are driven by foregrounding the contributions of underrepresented artists in art environment. They are giving voice to local and emerging artists seeking recognition on the global stage.

African Art Outlook for February

Posted in Events  |  February 02, 2019
As interest in contemporary African art continues to grow, we identified several events that are worth visiting in February. From Dubai 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 February featuring African and Africa related art practices and projects.