With Illusions, photographer Namsa Leuba hopes to reverse Paul Gauguin's limited view of Polynesian femininity.
A new gallery show in Brooklyn explores the best new work coming out of the continent and its diaspora.
African art is having a moment.
Then we look at Swiss artist Namsa Leuba's South African photo diary and Motherboard explains how the Plum Island Animal Disease Center became a potential terrorist target.
A diverse photographic journey through the outtakes of Namsa Leuba's six-month residency in South Africa.
Three cheers for Geoff Dyer, Alice Newell-Hanson, Mallika Rao, and all the other employees of the month behind our Holy Cow Issue.
From busted busts to circuit board infections, here are the artworks and artists worth knowing from The Armory Show's African contemporary art focus.