African Negro Art

The Entire MoMA Exhibition Archive Available Online

September 26, 2016 By: Adenike Cosgrove

MoMA has made its entire exhibition archive, from its first exhibition in 1929 through to today, available online for free public viewing. Unlimited access of this magnitude is unprecedented. View the African art exhibitions within the online archive.


Parcours des Mondes 2016

The Rare and Beautiful

September 16, 2016 By: Adenike Cosgrove

The daddy of all tribal art fairs and now in its 15th year, Parcours des Mondes impressed and at times, left us speechless! See why by reliving the experience with us.


Tribal Art London 2016

West Africa Takes Centre Stage

September 10, 2016 By: Adenike Cosgrove

Kicking off the tribal art autumn season earlier this week was the only tribal art fair in the UK, Tribal Art London. See highlights from the fair.


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ÌMỌ̀ DÁRA Reading List

From the Benue River to Lake Tanganyika

August 28, 2016 By: Adenike Cosgrove

As you know, research is at the heart of ÌMỌ̀ DÁRA. This month, we've curated a selection of resources to help you dig deeper into the history and variety of art objects found in African ethnic groups.


Collector Spotlight

Roberto Domingos, Germany

August 08, 2016 By: Adenike Cosgrove

"For me it’s important that the objects I collect are used ritually; this is the special part of traditional African art. It has meaning, it’s not just beauty for beauty’s sake, it’s beauty for magic, power and expression."


Collector Spotlight

Srdjan Sremac, The Netherlands

July 31, 2016 By: Adenike Cosgrove

"Collecting should be fun but with tribal art it’s not always that easy, it’s a tricky business. I think every collection is highly personal, the result of aesthetic encounters... a collection is an articulation of the person’s identity and self-narrative."