Gallery - Kampala / Uganda
Created in 2002
Afriart Gallery is a focal point of Kampala’s artistic community and provides a wonderful space to experience the exquisite art of Uganda. The gallery was founded in 2002 and has presented contemporary art for the past 15 years.
Afriart is a leading private art gallery in Uganda focusing on the promotion of contemporary art from Uganda and the East African region as well as forging collaborations among artists in Africa and beyond. It seek to enrich the knowledge of visitors about contemporary African art and provide the most varied selection for the enthusiastic art collector in the gallery’s permanent collection.
Apart from exhibitions Afriart has launched some exciting products and initiatives, such as a members art lounge on 7th, an art shop, art consultancies, interior design and professional framing services. Afriart Gallery focuses on exhibiting the best contemporary art in Uganda and have launched many artists’ careers, some of whom are now internationally acclaimed. Their works have been represented by Afriart in major international exhibitions, art auctions, art biennales, and art fairs.
The new space, Afriart on 7th, is offering more to the art community through a large gallery space, a members’ lounge, and a library. The gallery is able to offer this space as an opportunity for artists and curators to experiment, push the boundaries of their practice, and by so doing, contribute audaciously to Uganda’s cultural discourse.
Afriart Gallery Kira Rd
Kenneth Dale Drive (off Kira Rd) Kamwokya
Afriart Gallery On 7th
Plot 110-112, 7th Street Industrial area
Tel +256 (0)434 660 563