Streams of Consciousness

The 12th edition of the Rencontres de Bamako, otherwise…

David Koloane Award Winners perform on the big stage

The David Koloane Award was launched to celebrate the life and…
Kagiso Patrick Mautloa

2019 Helgaard Steyn Award winner announced

Internationally renowned artist Kagiso Patrick Mautloa has been…

Banana Republic, The Economic Order of the Yellow-Bellied

The Lagos art community and culture consumers gathered to remind…
The inaugural opening ceremony of the Palais de Lome attended by Togolese President Faure Essozimna Gnassingbé (centre). ©ART AFRICA/Suzette Bell-Roberts.

Palais de Lomé: Reinventing natural and historical heritage to foster creative talents in Africa

Once a symbol of power under the colonial regimes of Germany…
THIS PAGE: Ana Mendieta, Untitled (Facial hair transplant), 1972. 50 × 65cm. Photographer: Philippe De Gobert FACING PAGE: Chiurai Kudzanai, State of the Nation, 2011. Bronze sculpture, 120 x 110 x 153cm. Photographer: Philippe De Gobert All images courtesy of Bozar, Belgium.

incarnations invocations

RIGHT: Ana Mendieta, Untitled (Facial hair transplant), 1972.…
Lubaina Himid, Memorial to Zong, 1991. Acrylic on canvas, 152.4 x 121.92 x 4.5 cm. Installation view: Sharjah Biennale 14: ‘Leaving the Echo Chamber’. Courtesy of the artist and Hollybush Gardens, London. Courtesy of Sharjah Art Foundation

On Aging Black Artists and British Art Institutions

Aurella Yussuf considers the legacy of Black British artists…

The 12th edition of Rencontres de Bamako opens

Bamako Encounters Photography Biennale led by its curatorial…

Guggenheim Museum Appoints new Associate Curator of Contemporary Art

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum announced the appointment of…
DuduBloom, the 2019 Cassirer Welz Award winner. All images courtesy of the artist & The Bag Factory Artists' Studios.

2019 Cassirer Welz Award winner announced

Bag Factory Artists’ Studios, in partnership with Strauss Education…