Lady Skollie has a reputation for using her art to directly call out public figures who have been accused or imprisoned for rape.
Esther Mahlangu creates special edition work in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
From boxer to president, Mandela's life is celebrated through graphic design.
Ancient African sculptures collide with contemporary Western paintings at Peres Projects in Berlin.
The exhibition 'Disguise: Masks and Global African Art' connects African masks to masquerade.
The Armory Show is the definitive art business fair, but it might have become self-aware this year.
From busted busts to circuit board infections, here are the artworks and artists worth knowing from The Armory Show's African contemporary art focus.
Alexandre Ouairy has been successfully posing—and selling art—as his fictional character Tao Hongjing for over a decade.
Also: Marilyn Minter says, “the art world loves young bad boys and old ladies,” and a gallery is getting sued for looking like a massage parlor.