July Fashion | Dr Christine Checinska

When I was at art school one of my tutors said to me ‘you’re only as good as your last collection’. There is an element …

1-54 x Code Green – Trespassing Sale

1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair is partnering with Code Green and Christie’s for a selection of NFTs to be presented at the Trespassing auction taking place …

1-54 London 2022 X 10 | Save the date!

1-54 returns to London for its 10th anniversary! This year, we’ll present an international line-up of more than 50 galleries and over 130 artists from …

Ten Years of Contemporary African Art | Dustin Yellin

Hello, my name is Dustin Yellin, I’m a mammal, I wander the world looking for bodies of water. I make many things, I make maps …

June Pride | Haneem Christian

For this month’s Insider Newsletter, focusing on Pride, we asked visual poet and activist Haneem Christian to write an open letter exploring their feelings and …

Ten Years of Contemporary African Art | Claude Grunitzky

My name is Claude Grunitzky. I live in New York; I’ve lived in New York for 24 years. Before that, I’ve lived in London; before …

ABOUT 1-54

Founded in 2013, 1-54 is the leading international art fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora. Striving to promote diverse perspectives, 1-54 features leading international galleries specialising in contemporary African art, accompanied by a FORUM talks and Special Projects programme.

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