“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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Curator David Elliott on international contemporary art in the UK – interview


David Elliott talks about “Art from Elsewhere: International Contemporary Art from UK Galleries”, a Hayward Touring exhibition that brings together 70 works by 39 artists from 22 countries.

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Art14 London: A global art fair hits the mark? Media round up


Art14 wraps up its second edition to positive reviews from galleries, commentators and the media, with most commending the fair’s stronger focus on global art.

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Sub-Saharan Africa’s first contemporary art museum opens in Benin


Amidst growing interest in art from the region and with the aim of making contemporary arts and culture available to the Beninese public, Zinsou Foundation inaugurated the first museum dedicated to contemporary art in Sub-Saharan Africa outside of South Africa.

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