1:54 London 2016 ©Victor Raison
1:54 London 2016 ©Victor Raison

1:54 Friends is an exciting initiative especially designed for those looking to gain deeper insight into the continent’s diverse art scenes and art market. The membership scheme serves to connect 1:54 Friends within a rising contemporary African art network, offering opportunities for them to participate in the discussion and attend special events with like-minded individuals in a dedicated programme.

Joining 1:54 Friends also helps to support the international growth of 1:54, which has fast become the world’s leading art fair dedicated to showcasing contemporary African art.

Classic Friendship

Annual fee: £150
• VIP treatment to 1:54 London, New York and Marrakech including invitations to respective opening Cocktails.
• One 1:54 catalogue, tote bag and private tour of the fair per edition.
• Monthly 1:54 Friends newsletter on contemporary African art events worldwide.
• One 1:54 catalogue, tote bag and private tour of the fair per edition.
• Monthly 1:54 Friends newsletter on contemporary African art events worldwide.

Premium Friendship

Annual fee: £500
• VIP treatment to 1:54 London, New York and Marrakech, including invitations to respective opening Cocktails.
• One 1:54 catalogue, tote bag and private tour of the fair per edition.
• Invitations to 1:54 Premium Friends private events: cocktails, talks, dinners curated and organised by 1:54 throughout the world.
• Monthly 1:54 Friends newsletter on contemporary African art events worldwide.

Platinum Friendship

Annual fee: £1000
• VIP treatment to 1:54 London, New York and Marrakech, including invitations to respective opening Cocktails.
• One 1:54 catalogue, tote bag and private tour of the fair per edition.
• Invitations to 1:54 Premium Friends private events: cocktails, talks, dinners curated and organised by 1:54 throughout the world.
• Invitation to 1:54 Platinum Friends’ annual trips and weekends on African art.
• Monthly 1:54 Friends newsletter on contemporary African art events worldwide.

Friendships last for the duration of 12 months.

If you’re interested in becoming a 1:54 Friend please contact friends@1-54.com