Art And About Africa is a new online platform to give voice and support the fast-rising art scene on the African continent, a place where artists, arts organizations and art lovers can easily connect.
This new concept aims to provide the most comprehensive overview of the African Art scene facilitating where to go, what to see and who to engage with. ArtAndAboutAfrica.com is a free, easy-to-use platform that allows its users to discover the vibrant African art scene and connect directly with its makers and players, through an interactive map and create unique and bespoke country-specific art itineraries.
Conceived by the AKKA Project team, by an idea of Lidija Khachatourian the founder, the service is based on a wealth of research and information and local expertise. It is designed to be easily accessible to everyone, to enhance connections, empower local artists, unleash local art scene potential and inspire International audience support for Art from Africa.
Whether an art space representative, a collector, an artist or simply an art lover, Art And About Africa is the right platform to start a fresh new exciting journey of discovery of emerging and established artists.