The second chapter of documenta 14: Learning from Athens has opened in its usual location in Kassel, Germany and will run until 17 September 2017, while the Athens exhibition is on through 16 July.Continue reading
Somerset House and 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in conjunction with Paris-based MAGNIN-A gallery opened the first major UK solo show of the recently deceased Malian photographer Malick Sidibé.Continue reading
Blain|Southern celebrates the first UK solo exhibition of Malian artist Abdoulaye Konaté featuring his majestic textile installations.
“Symphonie En Coleur”, opened on 2 September 2016, presents the work of one of the most well-known West African artists working today, Abdoulaye Konaté. The exhibition merges social and political considerations with the artist’s explorations into colour composition, and features a never before seen body of work inspired by the chroma of rocks and minerals.Continue reading
Williams College Museum of Art presents an exhibition which explores the various ways in which African art has highlighted the continent’s history of activism, resistance.Continue reading
Art Radar provides an overview of the Bamako Encounters, African Biennale of Photography 2015 and profiles 5 of the exhibiting artists.Continue reading
Art Radar spotlights 10 artists in the São Paulo-based biennial art festival.Continue reading