Posts tagged Africa

Aida Muluneh Featured in 2015 Ar...

We are very excited to announce that DKP artist, Aida Muluneh will be featured in the 2015 Talks Program at Art Basel. Saturday, June 20, 2015 5pm to 6pm | Artist Talk | Cultural Producers Africa Aïda Muluneh, Artist, Founder/Director of Addis Foto Fest, Addis Ababa Barthélémy Toguo, Knight in the Order of Arts and […]

1:54 African Art Fair – Ne...

    Thank you to everyone who was able to join us at the first 1:54 African Art Fair in New York which ran from May 14 – 17, 2015. Whether you missed it, or just want a refresher on the highlights from the fair, please browse the gallery below to see images from the […]

Amandla: A Revolution In Four-Pa...

July 25, 2014 · 7:30 PM CELEBRATE BROOKLYN! @ Prospect Park Bandshell FREE Doors open at 6:30pm. 20 years ago, South Africa’s apartheid regime fell. To mark the occasion, Celebrate Brooklyn! presents a rare screening of AMANDLA: A REVOLUTION IN FOUR-PART HARMONY (2002), an extraordinary documentary featuring Miriam Makeba, Abdullah Ibrahim, Hugh Masekela, and many […]

Artist Nnenna Okore Commissioned...

Artist Talk – Nnenna Okore Sunday, May 25, 2014, 3:30 PM LOCATION: BAM Fisher, BAM Fisher Hillman Studio RUN TIME: 2hrs / Part of DanceAfrica 2014 Nnenna Okore is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Art Department at North Park University, Chicago. She earned her B.A degree in Painting from the University of Nigeria […]

Godfried Donkor – Making A...

Godfried Donkor – Making A Statement

Written by Matthew Partridge Originally published in Financial Mail, 24 January 2014 edition   WHEN the West African artist, Godfried Donkor, first visited Johannesburg almost two decades ago, the city felt a bit like a frontier town to him – “like something out of a cowboy film”. And like the original frontier towns, it has […]