Art X LAGOS 2021
ART X Lagos will return with a physical/digital hybrid event that celebrates artistic excellence from Africa and its Diaspora. The physical fair will be held from 4-7 November, while audiences around the world will be able to view works online from 4-21 November on ARTXLAGOS.COM and Artsy.
Several galleries around the world have already confirmed participation in ART X Lagos 2021, including: kó (Lagos, Nigeria), SMO Contemporary (Lagos, Nigeria), DADA Gallery (Lagos, Nigeria and London, UK), Galerie Cecile Fakhoury (Abidjan, Ivory Coast; Dakar, Senegal; and Paris, France), Nubuke Foundation (Accra, Ghana), Circle Art Gallery (Nairobi, Kenya), Afriart Gallery (Kampala, Uganda), Loft Art Gallery (Casablanca, Morocco), Stevenson Gallery (Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa), Eclectica Contemporary (Cape Town, South Africa), Worldart (Cape Town, South Africa), Magnin-A (Paris, France), Tiwani Contemporary (London, UK), October Gallery (London, UK), Kanbi Projects (London, UK), Skoto Gallery (New York, USA) and OOA Gallery (Barcelona, Spain), with more to be announced in the coming months.
In addition to presenting work by Africa’s leading galleries and artists, ART X Lagos’ 2021 curated programme will include: ART X Talks, a lively and robust series of conversations exploring themes pertinent to the state and evolution of contemporary art in Africa, curated by Aude Mgba; ART X Live!, a platform for expression and experimentation by Africa’s dynamic young creators that fuses music and visual art, curated by Lanre Masha and Faridah Folawiyo; and special projects which will include an exploration of NFT art on the continent, curated by Papa Omotayo and AWCA.
Virtual Event here
The physical fair will be held from 4-7 November, while audiences around the world will be able to view works online from 4-21 November on ARTXLAGOS.COM and Artsy.
Fri 5 Nov 2021 to Sun 21 Nov 2021