Private Event: NXT.ART Africa Salon

Presented by AfricaNXT

Location: Art on Paper Mezzanine

The NXT.ART Africa Salon will be an immersive space and experience that centers African artistry. The Salon will be curated to foster dialogue and connectivity, while also leveraging paper as a medium to tell African stories. Through collaborations with artists and artisans from Sierra Leone, Ethiopia, Ghana, Uganda and Jamaica, the NXT.ART Africa Salon will serve as a wonderful opportunity for fair visitors to gain a greater understanding of the culture and traditions that inspire and inform African artists. Featured experiences include [1] a wall mural created with screen printed newspapers, [2] a workspace enabling fair visitors to create their own works on paper using art from west, north and Southern Africa as inspiration, and [3] a reading space with African art and photography books.