• African artists shine in London's African art fair

    African artists have long been considered outsiders. But their work is among the most talked about in the art world. A London art fair is drawing in collectors who are attracted by an untapped market where investment in the right pieces can see a 10-fold increase in their future value. Al Jazeera’s Charlie Angela reports from London. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/

    published: 09 Oct 2017
  • Johannesburg art fair focuses on East African art scene

    The FNB Joburg Art Fair has just kicked off in Johannesburg. It's showcasing works from South Africa, and from across the continent. The fair runs at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg until Sunday. CCTV's Julie Scheier stopped by to take a look at what's on show.

    published: 09 Sep 2016
  • African artists showcase their work in the continents biggest art fair

    The Joburg Art Fair is a contemporary art fair held annually in Johannesburg, South Africa. The works of more than 300 of Africa's leading artists are being showcased. Yolisa Njamela reports

    published: 13 Sep 2015
  • African artists exhibit their art in London

    The first-ever international fair dedicated to modern and contemporary African art, opens in London this week. The fair dubbed 1:54 contemporary african art fair takes its name from the 54 countries on the continent and is aimed at show casing modern African art, reflecting the diversity in artistic practices rooted in Africa. Susan Mwongeli reports

    published: 17 Oct 2013
  • Lagos hosts West Africa's first international art fair

    Artists from West Africa have had the chance to showcase their work at the region's first international art fair. Art X drew over 5,000 guests to the Nigerian city of Lagos. The event highlighted Nigeria's vibrant connection to the contemporary art scene. Thuli Tshabalala has more.

    published: 28 Nov 2016
  • First International Contemporary African art fair in London

    First International Contemporary African art fair in London

    published: 19 Oct 2013
  • Europe's biggest Contemporary African Art Fair opens in London

    Thousands of people are expected to visit Somerset House in London over the next four days for this years Contemporary African Art Fair which opens this Thursday. This is the third year of the show, which also showcased in New York for the first time, earlier in the year. The works from 150 artists are on display

    published: 15 Oct 2015
  • THAT ART FAIR - FRESH ART FROM AFRICA

    THAT ART FAIR is Cape Town’s new landmark art event, taking place alongside Design Indaba and Cape Town Art Fair Join us at THAT ART FAIR, the latest addition to Cape Town's creative calender. Growing a fresh generation of collectors and audiences in an exciting new enviroment. THAT ART FAIR is an inspired, curated and affordable art fair event providing a platform for African artists who work under the radar of the traditional art establishment and who do things a little differently. As an ARTsouthAFRICA initiative, THAT ART FAIR is committed to transformation in the contemporary African art world – this commitment is shared by art patrons and art world ambassadors who support us and recognize the importance of nurturing and investing in emerging talent.

    published: 06 Feb 2015
  • Promotion African Art Fair 2016

    published: 08 Jan 2016
  • Inside Africa's thriving art scene | Touria El Glaoui

    Art fair curator Touria El Glaoui is on a mission to showcase vital new art from African nations and the diaspora. She shares beautiful, inspiring, thrilling contemporary art that tells powerful stories of African identity and history -- including works by Senegalese photographer Omar Victor Diop, Moroccan artist Hassan Hajjaj and Zimbabwean painter Kudzanai-Violet Hwami. "It is really through art that we can regain our sense of agency and empowerment," El Glaoui says. "It is through art that we can really tell our own story." Check out more TED Talks: http://www.ted.com The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Ent...

    published: 29 Jan 2018
  • Regi Bardavid at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | London

    Abstract artist Regi Bardavid’s work stood out at 1:54 | London with authentic magic, amongst work showcased from 40 exhibitors from the 54 countries that make up the African continent. We spoke to the artist about meditation, painting large and the peculiarity of chance. Read the interview here:

    published: 12 Oct 2016
  • TEASER AFRICAN ART FAIR

    Présentation du salon African Art Fair du 15 au 18 octobre 2015 à Paris

    published: 01 Sep 2015
  • Maurice Mbikayi at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | London

    Maurice Mbikayi is a cross-disciplinary artist who believes that as we all have the Internet in our pockets these days, tech and fashion have become one. We interviewed the artist about his participation at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and how politics, Africa and the economy inspire his work.

    published: 10 Oct 2016
  • BBC News African contemporary art fair opens in London

    An international African art fair has opened in London, featuring the work of 70 artists. The BBC's Salim Kikeke took a look around the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and spoke to founder Touria El Glaoui.

    published: 17 Oct 2013
  • International African Arts Festival 2016

    International African Arts Festival 2016

    published: 05 Jul 2016
  • Cape Town Art Fair (2017)

    Cape Town Art Fair showcases a diversity of work that represents the forefront of contemporary art from Africa to the world, and the world to Cape Town. The city boasts a vibrant arts scene, driven by the top galleries on the African continent. Thanks to its diverse cultural heritage and geographic beauty, Cape Town is a compelling destination for both art world professionals and collectors alike. SAVE THE DATE | 16 – 18 FEBRUARY 2018

    published: 04 May 2017
  • African Art Fair

    Touria El Glaoui, the Founding Director and creative force behind the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair that opens tomorrow, May 5th at Pioneer Works in New York City talks about African artists, art, the fair and the future.

    published: 04 May 2017
  • Emerging African Artists at 'That Art Fair'

    Did you know that creativity is said to be the sought after commodity of the future? That Art Fair, an initiative of Art Africa magazine, is investing in this commodity with a programme including art, film, talks, workshops and music to produce a festival celebrating creativity and African heritage. http://www.expressoshow.com/

    published: 18 Mar 2016
  • Art fair in Paris showcases African talent

    Paris is widely considered the hub of modern art. But when it comes to contemporary African art, experts say the city is lagging behind London and New York in recognizing the continent's contribution. Now, all that could change, after a spring devoted to African culture at one of the world's most prestigious art shows - the Art Paris Art Fair.

    published: 05 Apr 2017
  • Annual Dubai Art Fair: African art is the main focus at the exhibition

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    published: 23 Mar 2016
  • Network Africa: Art Fair 'ArtX' Showcases A Vibrant Nigerian Contemporary Art Scene

    For more information log on to http://www.channelstv.com

    published: 25 Nov 2016
  • African art fair showcases diversity in New York

    African art fair exhibition showcases diversity in contemporary African art. CCTV's Nick Harper filed this report from New York.

    published: 22 May 2015
  • Ecology 154 Contemporary African Art Fair London 2016

    The plastic artist Serge Atwkwey tells us more about his peace of Art intended to work as an act of 'activism'...in defense of the women of Ghana who look for a chance at work...a chance for progress...built up a career...raise their children with dignity...but end up facing a 'trap' which is the 'sexual exploration' from part of the 'economic and politic' forces in the country. Gender issue affecting not only the Ghanese women these days, but also women from other countries either in Africa, South Americas, Americas, Asia and Europe... Second video: about ecologic issues and how does Africa returns waist to Europe through Galons re-used in the forms of Art...the ones you can see here...

    published: 13 Apr 2017
  • 60 Works in 60 Seconds at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

    A first-year fair in London this week is testing the West's growing appetite for art from the African continent. Coinciding with Frieze, 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair opened Wednesday at the Somerset House.

    published: 18 Oct 2013
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African artists shine in London's African art fair

African artists shine in London's African art fair

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  • Duration: 2:36
  • Updated: 09 Oct 2017
  • views: 1984
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African artists have long been considered outsiders. But their work is among the most talked about in the art world. A London art fair is drawing in collectors who are attracted by an untapped market where investment in the right pieces can see a 10-fold increase in their future value. Al Jazeera’s Charlie Angela reports from London. Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com/
https://wn.com/African_Artists_Shine_In_London's_African_Art_Fair
Johannesburg art fair focuses on East African art scene

Johannesburg art fair focuses on East African art scene

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  • Duration: 2:12
  • Updated: 09 Sep 2016
  • views: 1011
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The FNB Joburg Art Fair has just kicked off in Johannesburg. It's showcasing works from South Africa, and from across the continent. The fair runs at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg until Sunday. CCTV's Julie Scheier stopped by to take a look at what's on show.
https://wn.com/Johannesburg_Art_Fair_Focuses_On_East_African_Art_Scene
African artists showcase their work in the continents biggest art fair

African artists showcase their work in the continents biggest art fair

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  • Duration: 2:30
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2015
  • views: 404
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The Joburg Art Fair is a contemporary art fair held annually in Johannesburg, South Africa. The works of more than 300 of Africa's leading artists are being showcased. Yolisa Njamela reports
https://wn.com/African_Artists_Showcase_Their_Work_In_The_Continents_Biggest_Art_Fair
African artists exhibit their art in London

African artists exhibit their art in London

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  • Duration: 1:38
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2013
  • views: 266
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The first-ever international fair dedicated to modern and contemporary African art, opens in London this week. The fair dubbed 1:54 contemporary african art fair takes its name from the 54 countries on the continent and is aimed at show casing modern African art, reflecting the diversity in artistic practices rooted in Africa. Susan Mwongeli reports
https://wn.com/African_Artists_Exhibit_Their_Art_In_London
Lagos hosts West Africa's first international art fair

Lagos hosts West Africa's first international art fair

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  • Duration: 2:08
  • Updated: 28 Nov 2016
  • views: 324
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Artists from West Africa have had the chance to showcase their work at the region's first international art fair. Art X drew over 5,000 guests to the Nigerian city of Lagos. The event highlighted Nigeria's vibrant connection to the contemporary art scene. Thuli Tshabalala has more.
https://wn.com/Lagos_Hosts_West_Africa's_First_International_Art_Fair
First International Contemporary African art fair in London

First International Contemporary African art fair in London

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  • Duration: 2:06
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2013
  • views: 440
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Europe's biggest Contemporary African Art Fair opens in London

Europe's biggest Contemporary African Art Fair opens in London

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  • Duration: 2:28
  • Updated: 15 Oct 2015
  • views: 462
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Thousands of people are expected to visit Somerset House in London over the next four days for this years Contemporary African Art Fair which opens this Thursday. This is the third year of the show, which also showcased in New York for the first time, earlier in the year. The works from 150 artists are on display
https://wn.com/Europe's_Biggest_Contemporary_African_Art_Fair_Opens_In_London
THAT ART FAIR - FRESH ART FROM AFRICA

THAT ART FAIR - FRESH ART FROM AFRICA

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  • Duration: 1:52
  • Updated: 06 Feb 2015
  • views: 157
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THAT ART FAIR is Cape Town’s new landmark art event, taking place alongside Design Indaba and Cape Town Art Fair Join us at THAT ART FAIR, the latest addition to Cape Town's creative calender. Growing a fresh generation of collectors and audiences in an exciting new enviroment. THAT ART FAIR is an inspired, curated and affordable art fair event providing a platform for African artists who work under the radar of the traditional art establishment and who do things a little differently. As an ARTsouthAFRICA initiative, THAT ART FAIR is committed to transformation in the contemporary African art world – this commitment is shared by art patrons and art world ambassadors who support us and recognize the importance of nurturing and investing in emerging talent.
https://wn.com/That_Art_Fair_Fresh_Art_From_Africa
Promotion African Art Fair 2016

Promotion African Art Fair 2016

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  • Duration: 3:20
  • Updated: 08 Jan 2016
  • views: 320
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https://wn.com/Promotion_African_Art_Fair_2016
Inside Africa's thriving art scene | Touria El Glaoui

Inside Africa's thriving art scene | Touria El Glaoui

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  • Duration: 7:58
  • Updated: 29 Jan 2018
  • views: 1440
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Art fair curator Touria El Glaoui is on a mission to showcase vital new art from African nations and the diaspora. She shares beautiful, inspiring, thrilling contemporary art that tells powerful stories of African identity and history -- including works by Senegalese photographer Omar Victor Diop, Moroccan artist Hassan Hajjaj and Zimbabwean painter Kudzanai-Violet Hwami. "It is really through art that we can regain our sense of agency and empowerment," El Glaoui says. "It is through art that we can really tell our own story." Check out more TED Talks: http://www.ted.com The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and more. Follow TED on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TEDTalks Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/TED
https://wn.com/Inside_Africa's_Thriving_Art_Scene_|_Touria_El_Glaoui
Regi Bardavid at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | London

Regi Bardavid at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | London

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  • Duration: 2:00
  • Updated: 12 Oct 2016
  • views: 235
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Abstract artist Regi Bardavid’s work stood out at 1:54 | London with authentic magic, amongst work showcased from 40 exhibitors from the 54 countries that make up the African continent. We spoke to the artist about meditation, painting large and the peculiarity of chance. Read the interview here:
https://wn.com/Regi_Bardavid_At_1_54_Contemporary_African_Art_Fair_|_London
TEASER AFRICAN ART FAIR

TEASER AFRICAN ART FAIR

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  • Duration: 5:07
  • Updated: 01 Sep 2015
  • views: 224
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Présentation du salon African Art Fair du 15 au 18 octobre 2015 à Paris
https://wn.com/Teaser_African_Art_Fair
Maurice Mbikayi at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | London

Maurice Mbikayi at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | London

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  • Duration: 1:22
  • Updated: 10 Oct 2016
  • views: 384
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Maurice Mbikayi is a cross-disciplinary artist who believes that as we all have the Internet in our pockets these days, tech and fashion have become one. We interviewed the artist about his participation at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and how politics, Africa and the economy inspire his work.
https://wn.com/Maurice_Mbikayi_At_1_54_Contemporary_African_Art_Fair_|_London
BBC News African contemporary art fair opens in London

BBC News African contemporary art fair opens in London

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  • Duration: 1:34
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2013
  • views: 257
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An international African art fair has opened in London, featuring the work of 70 artists. The BBC's Salim Kikeke took a look around the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and spoke to founder Touria El Glaoui.
https://wn.com/BBC_News_African_Contemporary_Art_Fair_Opens_In_London
International African Arts Festival 2016

International African Arts Festival 2016

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  • Duration: 13:19
  • Updated: 05 Jul 2016
  • views: 1818
videos https://wn.com/International_African_Arts_Festival_2016
Cape Town Art Fair (2017)

Cape Town Art Fair (2017)

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  • Duration: 5:13
  • Updated: 04 May 2017
  • views: 2878
videos
Cape Town Art Fair showcases a diversity of work that represents the forefront of contemporary art from Africa to the world, and the world to Cape Town. The city boasts a vibrant arts scene, driven by the top galleries on the African continent. Thanks to its diverse cultural heritage and geographic beauty, Cape Town is a compelling destination for both art world professionals and collectors alike. SAVE THE DATE | 16 – 18 FEBRUARY 2018
https://wn.com/Cape_Town_Art_Fair_(2017)
African Art Fair

African Art Fair

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  • Duration: 3:16
  • Updated: 04 May 2017
  • views: 144
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Touria El Glaoui, the Founding Director and creative force behind the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair that opens tomorrow, May 5th at Pioneer Works in New York City talks about African artists, art, the fair and the future.
https://wn.com/African_Art_Fair
Emerging African Artists at 'That Art Fair'

Emerging African Artists at 'That Art Fair'

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  • Duration: 3:24
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2016
  • views: 151
videos
Did you know that creativity is said to be the sought after commodity of the future? That Art Fair, an initiative of Art Africa magazine, is investing in this commodity with a programme including art, film, talks, workshops and music to produce a festival celebrating creativity and African heritage. http://www.expressoshow.com/
https://wn.com/Emerging_African_Artists_At_'That_Art_Fair'
Art fair in Paris showcases African talent

Art fair in Paris showcases African talent

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  • Duration: 1:52
  • Updated: 05 Apr 2017
  • views: 386
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Paris is widely considered the hub of modern art. But when it comes to contemporary African art, experts say the city is lagging behind London and New York in recognizing the continent's contribution. Now, all that could change, after a spring devoted to African culture at one of the world's most prestigious art shows - the Art Paris Art Fair.
https://wn.com/Art_Fair_In_Paris_Showcases_African_Talent
Annual Dubai Art Fair: African art is the main focus at the exhibition

Annual Dubai Art Fair: African art is the main focus at the exhibition

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  • Duration: 3:11
  • Updated: 23 Mar 2016
  • views: 369
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Network Africa: Art Fair 'ArtX' Showcases A Vibrant Nigerian Contemporary Art Scene

Network Africa: Art Fair 'ArtX' Showcases A Vibrant Nigerian Contemporary Art Scene

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  • Duration: 7:22
  • Updated: 25 Nov 2016
  • views: 113
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For more information log on to http://www.channelstv.com
https://wn.com/Network_Africa_Art_Fair_'ArtX'_Showcases_A_Vibrant_Nigerian_Contemporary_Art_Scene
African art fair showcases diversity in New York

African art fair showcases diversity in New York

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  • Duration: 2:27
  • Updated: 22 May 2015
  • views: 62
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African art fair exhibition showcases diversity in contemporary African art. CCTV's Nick Harper filed this report from New York.
https://wn.com/African_Art_Fair_Showcases_Diversity_In_New_York
Ecology 154 Contemporary African Art Fair London 2016

Ecology 154 Contemporary African Art Fair London 2016

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  • Duration: 1:49
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2017
  • views: 11
videos
The plastic artist Serge Atwkwey tells us more about his peace of Art intended to work as an act of 'activism'...in defense of the women of Ghana who look for a chance at work...a chance for progress...built up a career...raise their children with dignity...but end up facing a 'trap' which is the 'sexual exploration' from part of the 'economic and politic' forces in the country. Gender issue affecting not only the Ghanese women these days, but also women from other countries either in Africa, South Americas, Americas, Asia and Europe... Second video: about ecologic issues and how does Africa returns waist to Europe through Galons re-used in the forms of Art...the ones you can see here...
https://wn.com/Ecology_154_Contemporary_African_Art_Fair_London_2016
60 Works in 60 Seconds at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

60 Works in 60 Seconds at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

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  • Duration: 1:09
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2013
  • views: 1121
videos
A first-year fair in London this week is testing the West's growing appetite for art from the African continent. Coinciding with Frieze, 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair opened Wednesday at the Somerset House.
https://wn.com/60_Works_In_60_Seconds_At_1_54_Contemporary_African_Art_Fair
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