100 x Congo

A Century of Congolese Art in Antwerp

November 20, 2020 By: Adenike Cosgrove

Highlighting masterpieces of Congolese art at the Museum aan de Stroom... and exploring how they got there.


Send It Back!

Chronicling the African Art Repatriation Debate

November 13, 2020 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.


The Harley Masks of Northeast Liberia

October 31, 2020 By: Louis T. Wells

Identifying Dan, Mano, and Geh masks collected by Dr. George Way Harley.


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Collector Spotlight

Thomas Halling, Sweden

October 15, 2020 By: Adenike Cosgrove

"Being together with people who share your interest gives collecting an extra dimension."


"Reconciliation Is the Embrace of Morality"

Frank Verpoorten on the Jean Pigozzi Collection of African Art

October 08, 2020 By: Adenike Cosgrove

Jean Pigozzi has built a collection of more than 3,000 contemporary African artworks over a forty-year period. The last time the collection was on public view was fifteen years ago. Curator Frank Verpoorten plans to change that.


Parcours des Mondes

Online Tour of the 2020 Edition

September 11, 2020 By: Adenike Cosgrove

Browse through the various African art galleries exhibiting at this year's Parcours des Mondes.