1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair announced the list of galleries participating in the 2018 edition of the show in New York.


The fair, in its 4th year, will return to Pioneer Works in Brooklyn and will take place May 4, 2018 and run through May 6, 2018. 21 galleries from countries across Europe, North America, and Africa will present the works of over 60 artists, from internationally acclaimed figures such as Derrick Adams, Yinka Shonibare MBE RA and Malick Sidibé, as well as emerging talents such as Kudzanai-Violet Hwami and Lebohang Kganye.


For the fourth year in a row, 1-54 New York will be accompanied by FORUM, the fair’s extensive talks and events programme, curated by Omar Berrada. 1-54 FORUM will include artist talks, keynote lectures and panel discussions with international curators, artists and art professionals. You can purchase tickets here.


See the exhibitor list below.


50 Golborne (London, UK)
AFRONOVA GALLERY (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Aicon Gallery (New York, USA)
Burning in Water (New York, USA)
Catinca Tabacaru Gallery (New York, USA/Harare, Zimbabwe)
Elmarsa (Dubai, UAE/Tunis, Tunisia)
Galerie Cécile Fakhoury (Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire)
Gallery 1957 (Accra, Ghana)
HUBERTY & BREYNE GALLERY (Paris, France/Brussels, Belgium)
Jack Bell Gallery (London, UK)
James Cohan (New York, USA)
Katharina Maria Raab (Berlin, Germany)
MAGNIN-A (Paris, France)
Officine dell’Immagine (Milan, Italy)
Retro Africa (Abuja, Nigeria)
Sapar Contemporary (New York, USA)
Sulger-Buel Lovell (London, UK)
TAFETA (London, UK)
Tyburn Gallery (London, UK)
Vigo Gallery (London, UK)
Yossi Milo Gallery (New York, USA)


top image// courtesy of 1-54 New York