documenta 14: Learning from Athens in Kassel, Germany


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.

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The iconic imagery of Malick Sidibé the “Eye of Bamako” at Somerset House, London


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.

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Malian artist Abdoulaye Konaté: “Symphonie En Couleur” at Blain|Southern, London – in pictures


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.

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“African Art Against the State”: advocacy and agency from prehistory to the present


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.

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5 highlights from the 2015 Bamako Encounters, African Biennale of Photography


Art Radar provides an overview of the Bamako Encounters, African Biennale of Photography 2015 and profiles 5 of the exhibiting artists.

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10 highlights from 19th Contemporary Art Festival Sesc_Videobrasil | Southern Panoramas


Art Radar spotlights 10 artists in the São Paulo-based biennial art festival.

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