Organic sculptural forms and materiality: Kenyan-born artist Wangechi Mutu at Lehmann Maupin, Hong Kong


Wangechi Mutu’s sculptures and paintings parallel the notion of human evolution from biological to societal construct that shape our understanding of nature and one another.

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African women first: “Lucy’s Iris” at Musée Départmental d’Art Contemporain, Rochechouart


“Lucy’s Iris” considers Lucy’s view of her prodigal daughters who are shaping the landscape of contemporary art practice on the African continent.

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Kemang Wa Lehulere announced as Deutsche Bank’s “Artist of the Year” 2017


Deutsche Bank awards South African artist Keman Wa Lehulere with its prestigious title of Artist of the Year for 2017.

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eBay Live Auctions partners with Phillips


eBay reaches out to expand its partnership with one more auction house.

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What is… collage? Art Radar explains


As part of our “What is…?” series, Art Radar brings you a brief introduction to collage art, and profiles a selection of contemporary Asian and African artists working with the medium.

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10 African artists to know at Dak’Art 2014 | Senegal


Ranging from sculptors to photographers, Art Radar profiles ten artists to look out for at Dak’Art 2014. The eleventh edition of Africa’s major contemporary art event, the Biennale of Dakar, popularly known as Dak’Art, will take place from 9 May … Continue reading

Wangechi Mutu’s “surreal cosmos”: Kenyan contemporary art – picture feast


Kenya-born artist Wanghechi Mutu has her first retrospective at the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, introducing her poetic works to a new audience and receiving favourable press reviews.

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