Do Artists Need to Leave Africa to be Successful? Art Basel Conversation – video


South African artists Candice Breitz and Zanele Muholi discuss their decisions to leave or stay in Africa during Art Basel 2017.

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Power 100: ArtReview lists the top 100 names in the art world for 2016


In this 15th edition of Power 100, while Swiss curator Hans Ulrich Obrist tops the list, Asia and Africa spots new entries.

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“Making Africa: a continent of contemporary design”: 120 African artists on display in Barcelona – in pictures


“Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design” at CCCB in Barcelona presents the work of over 120 African artists and designers, and illustrates how design fuels economic and political change.

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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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6 gallery highlights from Art Basel Miami Beach 2015


Art Radar’s gallery highlights from Art Basel Miami Beach 2015 opening on 2 December 2015.

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African queer art attacked and banned – Dak’Art 2014


The Senegalese government shut down all LGBTI themed exhibitions at Dak’Art 2014, after the plight of a groundbreaking but short-lived exhibition on LGBTI African art caused controversy over fundamentalism and censorship as the hosting gallery was attacked by extremist Islamic groups.

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