We’re constantly updating our database of art and cultural spaces that host and engage with art, artists and cultural producers from African perspectives.

ArtBakery, Nov. 2003. Photo by Iolanda Pensa

Bonendale, Cameroon


The ArtBakery is an artists’ initiative in Bonendale, Cameroon, founded in 2002 by the artist…

©Les Ateliers Sahm

Brazzaville, Congo, Republic Of

Les Ateliers Sahm

Les Ateliers Sahm opened in the fall of 2012 under the artistic direction of the…

B7L9 Art Station, La Marsa, Tunis

Tunis, Tunisia

B7L9 Art Station

B7L9 Art Station is the first art station in Tunis located in a rural suburb…

BAND gallery

Toronto, Canada

BAND gallery

BAND gallery and cultural space in Toronto, Canada, is run by Black Artists' Networks Dialogue.

Beirut, 11 Mahmoud, Sedky
off Shaheen St., Agouza, Cairo

Cairo, Egypt


The art initiative and exhibition space, Beirut, closed in 2015 but their website still offers…


Cape Town, South Africa


Blank Projects is an independent, artist-run space with a gallery that was founded in 2005…

Chioma Ebinama, Chi Doll. Courtesy the artist and Boys’ Quarters Project Space

Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria

Boys’ Quarters Project Space

Boys’ Quarters shows work by local Niger Delta artists as well as international artists and…

Brooklyn Museum

New York, United States

Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is the second-largest museum in New York City, and one of the…

CHR Window with Drawing - A window with a sketch of a proposal of a work in public by Nothando Mkhize.

Johannesburg , South Africa

Center for Historical Reenactments

The Center for Historical Reenactments (CHR) is a Johannesburg-based independent platform founded in 2010 by…

Àsíkò, CCA Lagos international art program. 2013 Participants at Elmina Castle in Ghana. Photo by Mimi Cherono Ng'ok

Lagos, Nigeria

Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA) Lagos

The Centre of Contemporary Art (CCA) Lagos is an independent, non-profit organisation for the visual…

Centre Soleil d’Afrique

Bamako, Mali

Centre Soleil d’Afrique

Since its inception in 1999, the Centre Soleil d’Afrique artists’ association has become one of…

Circle Art Gallery

Nairobi, Kenya

Circle Art Gallery

Founded in 2012, Circle is East Africa’s first independent arts agency, established to provide a…



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