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The Black Stars of Ghana – Art District (Press Release)

The Black Stars of Ghana – Art District (Press Release)

SHOWCASE and Bureau Africa have just released their newest production, a series of film interviews with prominent Ghanaian contemporary visual artists. The video project is launched under the title “The Black Stars of Ghana – Art District” and comprises a series of documented conversations with a group of prominent and some upcoming contemporary visual artists in Ghana.

Angola wins, but Germany’s “ART – Das Kunstmagazin” wonders: Where is Angola?

Angola wins, but Germany’s “ART – Das Kunstmagazin” wonders: Where is Angola?

With Angola for the first time a sub-Saharan African country has won the Leone d’Oro/Golden Lion prize for the best national pavilion of the Venice Biennial. This distinction for an African national pavilion during this year’s 55th Venice Biennial has been greeted with inappropriate prejudice by “ART – Das Kunstmagazin”, the leading art magazine from Germany.

Africa is not a country: An Open Letter to the Cultural Foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany

Africa is not a country: An Open Letter to the Cultural Foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany

Africa is not a country. An Open Letter to the Cultural Foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany, by Safia Dickersbach. How can the German Federal Cultural Foundation believe that 2 million Euros will promote cultural relations with the whole continent of Africa (and not even involve the Africans in the process)?

Showcasing African talents, Arts and Culture to the world

Showcasing African talents, Arts and Culture to the world

This article talks about showcasing African talents, arts and culture to the world – from a Nigerian perspective. The importance of Nollywood helping to grow the African economy; creating an avenue for African youths to sell their talents – becoming successful.

Rwanda To Host First-Ever EAC Arts and Culture Festival (Press Release)

Rwanda To Host First-Ever EAC Arts and Culture Festival (Press Release)

Rwanda will be hosting its first edition of the East African Community (EAC) Arts and Culture Festival this year, InformAfrica has gathered. Learn more about the upcoming event below in today’s Africa press release.