The Database
Project

Learn about the African Art History and Aesthetics


Because there is still sometimes a lack of understanding of African art by international art lovers. Artskop3437 wishes to create a major collective database that would become an encyclopaedic research tool, putting in context every artwork present on the website.

This “Artskop Database Project” will therefore be a source of information on the history of the African aesthetics in their entirely, including ancient and contemporary diasporas as well as artists having a connection to Africa, beyond their origin or geographies. Art historians, curators, museums, foundations...

 

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MASP - Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo MASP - Museu de Arte de Sao Paulo
MoMA - Museum of Modern Art MoMA - Museum of Modern Art
Centre Pompidou Centre Pompidou

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The Walther Foundation The Walther Foundation
Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain
Fondation Louis Vuitton (FLV) Fondation Louis Vuitton (FLV)
Fine Art + Design
from Africa
and beyond

Collect the cutting edge of fine art curated by our experts from leading galleries around the world to offer you the finest works of art from Africa and its diaspora.


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EventsAll the Events →

Kapwani Kiwanga at the Kunsthaus Centre d'art Kapwani Kiwanga at the Kunsthaus Centre d'art
Cape Town transforms into a cultural hub during art fair Cape Town transforms into a cultural hub during art fair
Accomplice; Michael Armitage's first exhibition in Africa Accomplice; Michael Armitage's first exhibition in Africa
The exhibition The exhibition "Prête-moi Ton Rêve" moves to Abidjan

Artskop3437 Media placeAll the stories →

Art Paris 2020: Between the French art scene and the Iberian Peninsula Art Paris 2020: Between the French art scene and the Iberian Peninsula
ASPIRE X PIASA highlights  Modern & Contemporary African Art in Cape Town ASPIRE X PIASA highlights Modern & Contemporary African Art in Cape Town
Antwaun Sargent is the guest curator of Paris Photo New York 2020 Antwaun Sargent is the guest curator of Paris Photo New York 2020
Investec Cape Town Art Fair Investec Cape Town Art Fair
About Artskop3437

A space dedicated to expression and exchanges, prone to discover a land of innovative creation, Artskop sets Africa at the centre of discussions. Africa is a continent that continuously dialogues with many other cultures in the world, transcending ages and forms. A complex cultural diversity framed by two latitudes, 37° N and 34° S, under crossed influences, aiming to be seen by everyone.

 

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