Latest News for: Africa art fair


Wigwe’s Lasting Imprint on Creative Industry

This Day 18 Feb 2024
... arts, Nollywood, and music ... In the visual arts space, Wigwe revolutionised art festivals in Nigeria through the Access Bank-sponsored Art X Art Fair, hailed as West Africa’s most prestigious art fair.

Football shoots one past art

Mail Guardian South Africa 17 Feb 2024
The kick-off of the largest art fair in Africa, the Investec Cape Town Art Fair, is this weekend, turning the Mother City into an international art juggernaut for a whole week, with numerous events around the city leading up to it.

Brush off traditional views of art

Mail Guardian South Africa 15 Feb 2024
The Investec Cape Town Art Fair, acronymed ICTAF, has a reputation of being the most influential art fair in Africa ... Helen Teede’s work is being exhibited at the Investec Art Fair Unbound in Cape Town.

Art of Africa: Marrakech showcases artists from across the continent

The Guardian 10 Feb 2024
As the only international art fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora, 1-54 takes its name from the number of countries on the continent. The Marrakech edition is running this weekend until 11 February ....

Surajkund Mela 2024 starts from today; Know timings, ticket price and other details

Live Mint 02 Feb 2024
Surajkund International Crafts Mela, the annual fair organised by Haryana Tourism in Faridabad to promote the tradition of Indian handloom and handicrafts commenced on Friday, February 2 ... India Art Fair 2024.

A Guide to All the 2024 February Art Fairs

New York Observer 24 Jan 2024
India Art Fair 2024 ... Affordable Art Fair Brussels 2024 ... Cape Town Art Fair 2024 ... Established in 2013, Cape Town Art Fair is the largest art fair in Africa, drawing 25,000 visitors annually to become a significant fixture in the global art calendar.

Retro Africa to showcase Nwadiogbu’s paintings

Business Day Online 15 Jan 2024
Retro Africa has announced its readiness to showcase Nigerian artist, Ken Nwadiogbu paintings at the upcoming Booth FC28 art fair. read more Retro Africa to showcase Nwadiogbu’s paintings ... .

‘Embrace the unexpected’: African art boosts its presence at Venice Biennale

The Observer 26 Dec 2023
... art market” ... Art X is west Africa’s leading international art fair ... The curatorial theme for the 2024 edition of Africa’s largest art fair is Unbound, and will focus on emerging and “unbound” voices.

EXPO CHICAGO to Expand Its Acquisition Prizes for Institutions

New York Observer 19 Dec 2023
EXPO CHICAGO, one of the largest art fairs in the U.S., is giving its purchase prizes a boost ... Last year’s prize bought a work by Selva Aparicio, who is having an exhibition at the Depaul that will run concurrently with the April art fair.

Forget saving money next year... Time Out ranks the 24 best things in the world ...

The Daily Mail 19 Dec 2023
Almost making the top three is teamLab Borderless, a digital art museum in Tokyo set to reopen in 2024, which Time Out describes as 'immersive, interactive and just radical' ... Investec Cape Town Art Fair (South Africa).

Promoting art is in our DNA, says Julius Baer

Gulf News 07 Dec 2023
This is one of the reasons we entered into a partnership with Art Dubai in 2015 to engage our clients in the UAE, our core strategic growth market in Middle East & Africa ... The fair hosts the most ...

Day One Highlights from Art Basel Miami Beach 2023

New York Observer 07 Dec 2023
The latest edition of Art Basel Miami Beach kicks off today in said convention center, with booths representing 277 international art galleries from North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia.

ZeeArts launches new initiative for COP28 sustainability goals

Gulf Today 15 Nov 2023
Since its inception, it has cultivated a calendar featuring a myriad of artistic and cultural endeavours, including Art Connects Women, SDGs through Arts, Mauritius Art Fair and Africa Speaks-54.

Paris art fair week and black representation

Mail Guardian South Africa 14 Nov 2023
The positioning of galleries within art fairs often reflects the ever-evolving contemporary art scene ... The AKAA (Also Known As Africa) art fair, initiated by Victoria Mann, arose as a key platform championing African art eight years ago.

This Year, Art X Lagos Sparks More Dialogue 

This Day 05 Nov 2023
In the previous years, we had the dominance of art galleries at the fair ... Art X Cinema will be experienced across all four days of our fair, with a very detailed programme showcasing films across Africa and in the diaspora.