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October 2021

African Art: Spotlight on Auction Houses, Part 3

Posted in Art Market  |  October 16, 2021
Since the organization of the first sales dedicated to contemporary African art, major auction houses have consistently entered this segment of the market. At first, the auction houses struggled to raise awareness around African art, but some of them have persevered, giving the works time to find their way into the collection of international buyers. After several difficult years, there is now a growing demand of African art and their sales have increased in recent years.

African Art Outlook for October

Posted in Events  |  October 02, 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 New York 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 October featuring African and Africa related art practices and projects.