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Our not-so-secret project draws to a close, and a new beginning, at the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair this week. As a company, we always set out to marry heritage with the new, and the launch of our designer-led stool and bolster cushion fits this narrative. We are proud to have collaborated with Ifeanyi Oganwu […]

2016 African Art and Design Destinations

2016 African Art and Design Destinations

When it comes to African art and design, there are so many interesting exhibitions, taking place across the world, in 2016. We are absolutely carried away by the excitement! Every week, we share details of these events on our Facebook page so, be sure to join us there, if you haven’t already. We are looking […]

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Did you see?

We’ve just found a moment to rummage through our photos from Art 1:54, the annual contemporary African art fair that happened a few weeks ago at Somerset House. Before going, we wrote about the galleries we were most excited to see; now that all the great art we saw has sunk in, here we round up […]

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Our top 6 galleries to see this weekend at Somerset House’s 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

Fresh off back-to-back trips to South Africa and Colombia, I’m finally home in England this weekend. But the second I drop my bags at the door, I’m headed out again — this time to Somerset House, for the third London edition of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair. In fact, I’ve already taken a gander around […]

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Olafur Eliasson’s Riverbed Installation

Imagine moving 180 tonnes of Icelandic gravel into a building and then running your own stream through it? Not many people get the chance to dream-think such an audacious idea, and then get to see it happen in real life.    Olafur Eliasson’s installation at the Louisiana Museum is yet another experiment in allowing art […]

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