Europe’s leading art fair dedicated to Contemporary African Art.
Initiated by Touria El Glaoui in 2013, this October marks its third edition at Somerset House, London, UK.The third London edition is designed by award-winning architectural and design studio RA Projects, led by architect Rashid Ali. It is 1:54’s biggest showcase yet with 37 exhibitors in total presenting over 150 African and African diasporan artists across the East, South and West Wings of Somerset House.1:54 is accompanied by an educational and artistic programme curated by Koyo Kouoh and includes lectures, film screenings and panel debates featuring leading international curators, artists and art experts.
15 – 18 October 2015
jesus of ombalantu, hand made print on fiber base paper, 1984, edition of 10