UPCOMING AFRICAN ART EVENTS

The number and diversity of African art exhibitions are growing at a significant pace; so too are the number of exhibitors and visitors. Art fairs present a unique opportunity to discover new objects, speak to experts and connect with other collectors. 

Tribal Art London

The Mall Galleries: London, United Kingdom

September 05, 2017 - September 09, 2017 Fair September 05, 2017 September 09, 2017 Europe/London Tribal Art London The Mall Galleries: London, United Kingdom

Tribal Art London is the only Tribal Art Fair of its kind in the UK,show casing a select group of exhibitors displaying tribal art from around the world. Each piece has been chosen for its quality and authenticity.


Parcours des Mondes

Saint-Germain-des-Prés: Paris, France

September 12, 2017 - September 17, 2017 Fair September 12, 2017 September 17, 2017 Europe/London Parcours des Mondes Saint-Germain-des-Prés: Paris, France

Parcours des Mondes is widely recognized as the world’s most important tribal art fair due to the quality and diversity of its participants. Since 2002, each year it has brought together some sixty galleries specializing in the arts of Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas.


Biennale des Antiquaires

Grand Palais - Avenue Winston Churchill: Paris, France

September 10, 2017 - September 17, 2017 Fair September 10, 2017 September 17, 2017 Europe/London Biennale des Antiquaires Grand Palais - Avenue Winston Churchill: Paris, France

The Paris Biennial reveals the members of the Biennial commission under the aegis of its President, Christopher Forbes, and announces an unprecedented exhibition of works from the Barbier-Mueller Collection.


PAD London

Berkeley Square: London, United Kingdom

October 02, 2017 - October 08, 2017 Fair October 02, 2017 October 08, 2017 Europe/London PAD London Berkeley Square: London, United Kingdom

Set in the vibrant heart of Mayfair, PAD is London’s leading fair for 20th Century art, design and decorative arts. Inspiring a unique spirit of collecting, PAD epitomises how modern art, photography, design, decorative and tribal arts interact to reveal astonishing combinations and create the most individual and staggering interiors. Prominent international galleries from major cities across Europe, North America and Asia come together to offer an exceptional panorama of the most coveted and iconic works available on the market today. PAD is a place to discover and acquire pieces of museum quality with a distinct history. PAD cultivates eclecticism, authenticity and connoisseurship with passion and flair.


Frieze Masters

Regent’s Park: London, United Kingdom

October 05, 2017 - October 08, 2017 Fair October 05, 2017 October 08, 2017 Europe/London Frieze Masters Regent’s Park: London, United Kingdom

Frieze Masters brings together several thousand years of art in a unique, contemporary context. See and buy art from over 130 of the world’s leading galleries specialising in: Antiquities, Asian Art, Ethnographic Art, Illuminated Manuscripts, Medieval Art, Modern and Post-War, Old Masters and 19th Century, Photography, Sculpture and Wunderkammer.


BRAFA

Tour & Taxis: Brussels, Belgium

January 27, 2018 - February 04, 2018 Fair January 27, 2018 February 04, 2018 Europe/London BRAFA Tour & Taxis: Brussels, Belgium

Brafa is one of the leading European art and antiques fairs. Here, all art works on show are for sale and quality and authenticity are two of the key requirements exhibitors face. Brafa is an eclectic fair which encompasses a variety of specialities, from antiquity to the 21st century, including archaeology, Oceanic art, African art...


PAD Paris

Jardin des Tuileries: Paris, France

March 21, 2018 - March 25, 2018 Fair March 21, 2018 March 25, 2018 Europe/London PAD Paris Jardin des Tuileries: Paris, France

PAD, pioneering event for Art and Design aficionados and collectors, has been reinventing for the past 20 years the Cabinet d’Amateur and the notion of eclecticism, anticipating the aesthetic aspirations of its time. Season after season, it offers an intimate cocoon to those who have made decorative arts and design the core of their collection, driven by passion and heritage. Every edition evolves in aim to create an unprecedented dialogue between modern art, historical and contemporary design and jewellery. This year will give greater room to Primitive Art, and will highlight the vitality of raising such perspectives. The engaging aspect of PAD is its invitation to enter a personal collection, conceived by a selection of local and international art dealers – all of whom are leaders in their fields, eager to address each passionate collector in a unique manner. In this salon, mind is enlivened and imagination is exhilarated, as entering a place where the contemporary taste for 20th and 21st Century decorative art is born.