Collector Spotlight

Serge Tiroche, Israel

May 12, 2022 By: Adenike Cosgrove

"The idea of the Africa First Collection was to leave the bar and only focus on the bell... Today we're focusing more on discovery."


The Language of Beauty in African Art

April 20, 2022 By: Adenike Cosgrove

The Kimbell Art Museum presents 'The Language of Beauty in African Art.' With the exhibition underway, we catch up with curator Constantine Petridis, to further explore the vision behind the project.


The Language of Beauty in African Art

Exhibition Preview

April 19, 2022 By: Adenike Cosgrove

The Kimbell Art Museum presents 'The Language of Beauty in African Art.' This exhibition aims to challenge Western concepts of aesthetics by presenting works of art through the perspectives and languages of the people in West, Central and Southern Africa.


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Chronicling the African Art Repatriation Debate

March 26, 2022 By: Adenike Cosgrove

As the debate about the restitution and repatriation of looted African artworks and cultural artefacts rages on, we chronicle the timeline of events that have and continue to shape the question, should Western museums send back looted African art.


2022 State of the African Art Market

Voice of the Collector

March 15, 2022 By: Adenike Cosgrove

Explore the latest 'State of the African Art Market' report to uncover who’s collecting African art, what they are buying, and how they think the market will evolve over the next few years.


Rediscovered 'Face of the Ngil'

February 13, 2022 By: Adenike Cosgrove

A ngil mask, hidden in an attic for decades, is coming up for auction in March. We find out why the market is excited about this discovery.