The second edition of 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair will take place in London from 16 to 19 October 2014 (preview day: 15 October).
1:54 is a platform for galleries, artists, curators, art centres and museums involved in African and Africa related projects and aims to promote art by established and emerging talents amongst an international audience.
1:54 is initiated by market developer Touria El Glaoui under the auspice of Art Africa Ltd. Designed by Rashid-Ali / RA Projects, 1:54 will be held at Somerset House, a historic building and major cultural arts centre in the heart of London.
1:54 will be accompanied by an educational and artistic programme curated by Koyo Kouoh and will include lectures, film screenings and panel debates featuring leading international curators, artists and art experts.
1:54 is a high quality event which will showcase a limited number of 27 carefully selected galleries.
The German artist Ransome Stanley: “ I am happy to announce my One Man Show!”
Born in 1953 in London, UK. Lives and works in Munich, Germany, Ransome Stanley is represented by ART CO Gallery.
Ransome Stanley, “Hippo”, 2014, 180 x 160 cm, Oil on canvas, Courtesy ARTCO Gallery