Nowness trailer: ‘Water Life’ by Ethiopian Photographer Aïda Muluneh

To celebrate Aïda Muluneh’s exhibition at Somerset House as part of 1-54 London 2019, culture video platform Nowness collaborated with WaterAid to create a special episode of their Photographers in Focus series.

Kiluanji Kia Henda announced for 1-54 Courtyard Sculpture Commission at Somerset House

Angolan artist Kiluanji Kia Henda, represented by Goodman Gallery, has been selected for the 2019 edition of the 1-54 Courtyard Sculpture Commission, presenting Fortress.

1-54 London 2019 is coming soon…

1-54 London will be returning to Somerset House this October…

Tickets on sale for 1-54 London 2019

Tickets for the 7th edition of 1-54 London are now on sale online. Get yours before September at a special early-bird price…

Make the most of 1-54 London 2019

Learn more about the artists exhibited at the fair with selected events open to all. All events are free to attend with a 1-54 ticket, simply register in advance to secure your place…

1-54 returns to Marrakech in February 2020

Next year, the fair will bring together 20 leading galleries to La Mamounia, 22 – 23 February, presenting an exciting showcase of artists from Africa and its diaspora of both emerging and established profile…

ABOUT 1-54

Founded in 2013, 1-54 is the leading international art fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora. Striving to promote diverse perspectives, 1-54 features leading international galleries specialising in contemporary African art, accompanied by a FORUM talks and Special Projects programme.

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