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Danish Art Project Deemed Racist By Swedes

A performance art project designed to give “a deeper understanding of discrimination” is accused of being an offensive blackface performance and removed from the Malmö Festival. A Danish performance art project meant to combat discrimination and celebrate diversity has been deemed racist in Sweden. The Copenhagen-based theatre company Global Stories’ project Through Different Eyes has […]

With major museums in London and New York showcasing leading contemporary African artists this summer, and Angola’s recent success at the Biennale in Venice, is the world of art finally putting Africa on its map? Ghanaian sculptor El Anatsui is among the most celebrated contemporary African artists at the moment. Among his most iconic pieces […]

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  Many affected by economic crisis are turning to cheaper African art, as London hold first Kenyan auction. Kenyan artwork is going under the hammer for the first time at a major auction house in London. It is one of the latest signs that people affected by the economic crisis in Europe are increasingly turning […]

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