Category Archives: Events

Photo Credits: Jack Zalium

The African Digital Art Challenge

Photo Credits: Jack Zalium If you want to win a chance to attend the Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA) 2015's award ceremony, in Morocco, in May 2015 then read on.... While the IPA screening process is under way to select the nominees, we are proud to launch the African Digital Art challenge (#AfrinnovChallenge), to engage with our community and … Continue Reading ››

Does African Art belong in Global Exhibitions?

I first begun writing this post, setting out to highlight upcoming African Art Fairs Exhibitions and events around the world in 2015. However I thought that it would be more interesting to discuss the issue about the direction that we may be heading.

It’s About Time: Explosions of African Art Exhibitions

The hunger for contemporary, digital and … Continue Reading ››

Maker Faire Africa: Johannesburg

Come celebrate ‘hand-wrought ingenuity for innovation’ from the dynamic perspective of Africa’s most creative inventors, makers, tinkerers and doers.
MFA2014-Announcement_Dec This year, Maker Faire Africa 2014 will bring together over 5,000 attendees, along with featured inventors, world-class makers, self-made entrepreneurs & creative tinkerers from South Africa and across the continent, to … Continue Reading ››

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

  1:54 is the African contemporary art event of the year. This year's 1:54 has been much talked about as a result of its extraordinary selection of 111 African artists. An event not to be missed. 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair will take place in London from 16 to 19 October 2014 (preview day: 15 October). Taking its … Continue Reading ››