Largest and boldest 1-54 ever
1-54 Up to date African Artwork Truthful returns to London from 14-17 October 2021 with work from 48 main worldwide galleries from 23 nations throughout Europe, Africa and North America.
1-54 Up to date African Artwork Truthful returns to Somerset Home from Thursday 14–Sunday 17 October 2021 for its ninth London version, the biggest but. Since its inception, 1-54 has established itself as a number one voice within the world dialogue on up to date African artwork and has been on the forefront of the African artwork market with annual editions throughout three continents.
1-54 brings collectively a various set of views from around the globe and has rigorously chosen 48 main worldwide galleries from 23 nations throughout Europe, Africa and North America: Angola, Belgium, Brazil, Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, France, Germany, Ghana, Italy, Kenya, Morocco, Netherlands, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Switzerland, Uganda, the UK and the USA.
Among the many exhibitors this 12 months are 20 galleries from Africa – a document quantity from the continent together with: Addis High quality Artwork, Afriart Gallery, Berman Up to date, Circle Artwork Gallery, DADA Gallery, EBONY/CURATED, Galerie Atiss Dakar, Gallery 1957, Weapons & Rain, Kalashnikovv Gallery, La Galerie 38, Loft Artwork Gallery, LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery, Mashrabia Gallery, Retro Africa, SMO Up to date Artwork, THIS IS NOT A WHITE CUBE, THK Gallery, UBUNTU Gallery.
Of the 48 exhibitors, 14 galleries can be welcomed to the London truthful for the primary time: 31 PROJECT, Bubble’n’Squeak, EBONY/CURATED, Overseas Agent, Galerie Atiss Dakar, Galerie Carole Kvasnevski, Galerie Dominique Fiat, Galerie Le Sud, HOA Galeria, La Galerie 38, LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery, Nuweland, Richard Saltoun Gallery and Yamamoto Keiko Rochaix.
The truthful will showcase the work of greater than 150 rising and established artists, working in all kinds of mediums and from a variety of geographical backgrounds together with different nations not already talked about.
The truthful can be accompanied by 1-54 Discussion board, an in depth programme of artists’ talks, movie screenings, panel discussions, performances and readings. It will likely be curated by Dr Omar Kholeif, Director of Collections and Senior Curator at Sharjah Artwork Basis, and can happen each on-line and at Somerset Home.