1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino 

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, the leading transnational platform dedicated to promoting Africa and African-related art practices and projects, will return to New York from May 5-7, 2017 at Brooklyn’s Pioneer Works in Redhook for the third consecutive year.

In addition to the main fair, which will bring together an international roster of galleries and artists, 1:54 is pleased to announced that renowned curator Koyo Kouoh will return to organize the fair’s education program, 1:54 FORUM, which will take place throughout the entirety of the fair.

1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino

“Both our New York and London editions of the fair in 2016 were overwhelmingly successful, and we could not be more excited to be returning to Pioneer Works for a third US edition,” notes Founding Director Touria El Glaoui. “We look forward to sharing more information about artists and galleries participating in the 2017 edition early next year.”

1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino
1:54 New York 2016 © Katrina Sorrentino