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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 ››
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African Masters: New Series Exploring African Creativity

" What does being African mean to today’s artists? How does their heritage and identity shape their work? Should art even be defined in this way and do artists accept being labelled or categorized? " A new series, African Masters, explores the world of African artists around the globe through a series of interviews … Continue Reading ››
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African Art in Public Health

Photo Credit: Dominique Faget/AFP/Getty Images People gather to sounds, sights, and smells that engage our senses in unique ways. We are drawn to music we’ve never heard, motion pictures we’ve never seen, and foods we’ve never tasted. Individuals who understand how to harness the power of these forms of communication have an opportunity to influence many … Continue Reading ››

African Digital Art Network was created and developed by Jepchumba. The term digital art is permeating through the web even though the precise definition is unclear. Digital art covers a wide range of artistic production; contemporary art, audio/visual production, animation, interactive projects, websites, short films, graphic art and design.