News: African art

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    Lucien Viola and Tamy Mézian-Tazi, Marrakesh

    Coinciding with the HALI Tour in Morocco, an exhibition of first-class Moroccan urban embroideries and rural ceremonial textiles was held at Galérie Rê in Marrakesh from 12 May to 24 June 2017.

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    Parcours des Mondes, Paris, 2016

    A selection of works from the 15th edition of one of the world’s most important tribal art fairs, Parcours des Mondes in Saint-Germain-Des-Prés, Paris, 6-11 September.

  3. Asafo Fante flag: two elephants (mother and child), Ghana, ca.1890. Appliqué cotton on cotton 83.5 x 138.5 cm Kapil Jariwala

    Tribal Art London

    Tribal Art London, at the prestigious Mall Galleries from 1-4 September 2016, is the UK’s only fair devoted exclusively to authentic works of world art of all periods, from the ancient to the contemporary.

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    North African textiles in Florence

    From 3 September at Villa Romana, Florence will be an exhibition of some 25 North African textiles from the private collections of Renate Anna Menzel and Paul Vandenbroeck.

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    LAPADA September 2016

    The LAPADA Art & Antiques Fair, which takes place from 13–18 September 2016 in Berkeley Square, Mayfair, London, is now in its eighth year.

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    Cultures: The World Art Fair, Brussels

    For the first time, the three established fairs AAB (Asian Art in Brussels), BAAF (Brussels Ancient Art Fair) and BRUNEAF (Brussels Non European Art Fair) are joining together for ‘Cultures: The World Art Fair’ in Brussels, 8-12 June 2016.

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    Seth Siegelaub at Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

    An extract from an exhibition review by Alan Kennedy of ‘Seth Siegelaub: Beyond Conceptual Art’ at the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, 12 December 2015 – 17 April 2017.

  8. Tapa Cloth Fragment, American Samoa ,Bark cloth, pigment 39” (99 cm) high by 54” (137 cm) wide. Early 20th century, Zena Kruzick

    SF Tribal & Textile Art Show at 30

    The San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show celebrates its 30th Anniversary at the Festival Pavilion, Fort Mason Center, from 18-21 February 2016.


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