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Africa’s Art Flourishes As The Newly Wealthy Wake Up To Its Value

When one of¬†Nigeria’s biggest media moguls began collecting contemporary African art three decades ago, he was one of the few Africans in a niche market dominated by western connoisseurs. But as African art becomes more sought-after globally, that is rapidly changing. “Some of the things I bought just for aesthetic pleasure years ago are now […]

The dust is finally settling on the storm that was kicked off in South Africa by a controversial painting of President Jacob Zuma with his genitals exposed. The country that boasts one of the most liberal constitutions in the world and the only one on the African continent with a constitutional provision that protects and […]

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