BRAFA

Tour & Taxis: Brussels, Belgium

January 26, 2020 - February 02, 2020 Fair January 26, 2020 February 02, 2020 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...


Investec Cape Town Art Fair

Convention Square, 1 Lower Long Street: Cape Town, South Africa

February 14, 2020 - February 16, 2020 Fair February 14, 2020 February 16, 2020 Europe/London Investec Cape Town Art Fair Convention Square, 1 Lower Long Street: Cape Town, South Africa

Investec Cape Town Art Fair showcases a diversity of work that represents the forefront of contemporary art from Africa to the world, and the world to Cape Town. The city boasts a vibrant arts scene, driven by the top galleries on the African continent and beyond. Thanks to its diverse cultural heritage and geographic beauty, Cape Town is a compelling destination for both art world professionals and collectors alike.


1-54 Marrakech

La Mamounia, Palace Avenue Bab Jdid: Marrakech, Morocco

February 20, 2020 - February 23, 2020 Fair February 20, 2020 February 23, 2020 Europe/London 1-54 Marrakech La Mamounia, Palace Avenue Bab Jdid: Marrakech, Morocco

1-54 is the first leading international art fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora. Founding by Touria El Glaoui, the fair holds annual editions in London since 2013, New York since 2015 and Marrakech since 2018. Drawing reference to the fifty-four countries that constitute the African continent, 1-54 is a sustainable and dynamic platform that is engaged in contemporary dialogue and exchange.


San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show

Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavillion, 2 Marina Blvd: San Francisco, United States

February 21, 2020 - February 23, 2020 Fair February 21, 2020 February 23, 2020 Europe/London San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavillion, 2 Marina Blvd: San Francisco, United States

Objects of Art LLC is proud to announce the acquisition of the treasured San Francisco Tribal and Textile Art Show, the leading Tribal art fair showcasing the arts of tribal cultures and indigenous peoples of the Americas, Asia, Oceania, Polynesia, the Middle East and Africa. Originally developed by the team of Caskey Lees, the San Francisco Tribal & Textile Art show presents over 80 national and international galleries, displaying museum-quality objects and artifacts in visually striking settings perfect for browsing by tribal art collectors, first-time guests and enthusiasts. This show presents the rare opportunity to find that unique object that you can bring home and enjoy.


Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time

Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Drive: Toronto, Canada

September 21, 2019 - February 23, 2020 Exhibition September 21, 2019 February 23, 2020 Europe/London Caravans of Gold, Fragments in Time Aga Khan Museum, 77 Wynford Drive: Toronto, Canada

Journey along the Sahara Desert’s trade routes during a time when West African gold directly impacted and connected peoples and cultures, arts and beliefs across continents. Experience the first major exhibition to reveal the shared history of West Africa, North Africa, the Middle East, and Europe from the 8th to 16th centuries and see more than 250 artworks, many shown in North America for the first time.


African Art at the Van Buuren Museum

Van Buuren Museum, Avenue Léo Errera/Léo Erreralaan 41: Brussels, Belgium

January 19, 2020 - March 01, 2020 Exhibition January 19, 2020 March 01, 2020 Europe/London African Art at the Van Buuren Museum Van Buuren Museum, Avenue Léo Errera/Léo Erreralaan 41: Brussels, Belgium

It is on the initiative of Isabelle Anspach, curator of the Van Buuren Museum, that this emblematic home of Art Deco will host its very first exhibition of African art. Didier Claes, Vice-President of Brafa and curator of the exhibition, presents us with a remarkable and expertly chosen selection of major African works of art so in tune with the soul of the museum that they create an expressive connection that is nothing short of stunning. The beauty and astounding quality of the masks and sculptures on display all come from two Belgian collections.