1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair

New York 2019

1-54 returns for its fifth anniversary edition to New York, between the 3 - 5 May to Industria, West Village.


The 2019 New York edition of 1-54 will welcome 24 galleries from Belgium, Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Kenya, Martinique, Morocco, Nigeria, Portugal, Senegal, South Africa, Turkey, the United Kingdom and the United States, collectively exhibiting the work of more than 65 artists.


For the fifth consecutive year, 1-54 New York will be accompanied by 1-54 FORUM, the fair's acclaimed series of talks and events. Curated by Black Chalk & Co., an art collective founded by Zimbabwean artists Nontsikelelo Mutiti and Tinashe Mushakavanhu.


For our second particpation to 1-54 New York, we present work by Soly Cissé (Senegal), Adjani Okpu-Egbe (Cameroon/United Kingdom) & Slimen El Kamel (Tunisia).