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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ArtTactic Global Art Market Outlook 2016 – Africa and the Middle East


Continuing with our two-part summary of ArtTactic’s “Global Art Market Review & Outlook 2016” report, Art Radar brings you key findings concerning Africa and the Middle East.

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Africa new wave: “FLAUNT” at Ethan Cohen Gallery in New York


Opening on 19 November and running through 19 December, “FLAUNT: Africa New Wave” exhibits 6 African artists who are a part of a new wave of contemporary African art that is currently stirring the art world to it’s core.

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Thai artist Wuttin Chansataboot wins Celeste Prize 2015


The 7th Celeste Prize awards Thai artist Wuttin Chansataboot for his multimedia project.

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1:54 African art fair makes New York debut


The first international African art fair debuted in New York during Frieze Week.

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Sindika Dokolo on ‘Africanity’ and the crisis of African contemporary art – video


Prominent Congolese collector Sindika Dokolo talks about his collecting philosophy and shares unique insights on the state of African contemporary art at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in October 2014.

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