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    1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair, the leading international art fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and the African diaspora, will hold its seventh edition of the fair in New York, which will take place online from May 19 – June 6, 2021 with the exhibition Knotted Ties at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center.

    The fair welcomes 26 international exhibitors:

    50 Golborne (London, UK); AFIKARIS (Paris, France); Afriart Gallery (Kampala, Uganda); DADA Gallery (Lagos, Nigeria); De Buck Gallery (New York, USA); Duane Thomas Gallery (New York, USA); EBONY/CURATED (Cape Town, South Africa); espace d’art contemporain 14N 61W (Fort-de-France, Martinique); Fridman Gallery (New York, USA); Galerie Atiss Dakar (Dakar, Senegal); Gallery 1957 (Accra, Ghana; London, UK); Hafez Gallery (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia); HOA Galeria (São Paulo, Brazil); Jack Bell Gallery (London, UK); Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery (London, UK; Berlin, Germany; Nevlunghavn, Norway); LatchKey Gallery (New York, USA); Loft Art Gallery (Casablanca, Morocco); LouiSimone Guirandou Gallery (Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire); Luce Gallery (Turin, Italy); Nil Gallery (Paris, France); Nuweland (Oosterzee, Netherlands); October Gallery (London, UK); OOA Gallery (Barcelona, Spain); Retro Africa (Abuja, Nigeria); ROSS-SUTTON Gallery (New York, USA); Sulger-Buel Gallery (London, UK).

    For the seventh consecutive year, 1-54 New York will be accompanied by 1-54 Forum, the fair’s acclaimed program of talks, performances and screenings that explores the work and practice of artists from Africa and its diaspora. Additional details on the Forum series and other special projects will be announced in the coming weeks.