South African artist Ruan Hoffmann's recent residency at the Thami Mnyele Foundation in Amsterdam was an opportunity to get away, for a while.
The seminal exhibition by Meschac Gaba at Tate Modern dispels notions that African art is about the traditional or ethnographic.
Curator Chris Spring’s journey into the world of African textiles began with the East African kangas, printed cloths usually worn by women.
A new photo book creates an alternative reality that turns thoughts about Africa on their head.
The National Portrait Gallery in London has unveiled a new portrait of Amy Winehouse by South African-born, Netherlands-based artist Marlene Dumas.
Reminiscent of a well-crafted glossy advertising campaign, "Jong Afrikaner - A Self-Portrait" is a new book of photographs by Roelof Petrus van Wyk.
Musician Baaba Maal speaks to the M&G about 'Africa Utopia', a series of talks, concerts and events he is curating in London ahead of the Olympics.
Although quite tight-lipped about the details, the gallery wants to create an inclusive history of art.
A South African artist chose the workers as his subjects during his residency at London's Olympic Park.
Institution faces a funding crisis that could result in priceless works in its storerooms getting damaged.