10 - 8pm, Saturday 16th Oct


Somerset House - 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair

VIP & Press previews
Thursday 14 and Friday 15 October - 10:00-20:00

1-54 Public days
- Saturday 16 October - 10:00-20:00
- Sunday 17 October - 10:00-18:00

1:54 presents the work from 48, leading international galleries from 19 countries across Europe, Africa and North America: Angola, Belgium, Brazil, Ivory Coast, Egypt, France, Germany, Ghana, Italy, Kenya, Morocco, Netherlands, Nigeria, Senegal, South Africa, Switzerland, Uganda, the United Kingdom and the United States.

Among the exhibitors this year are 20 galleries from Africa, a record number of galleries from the continent, and of the 48 exhibitors, 13 galleries will be welcomed to the London fair for the first time.

The fair will be accompanied by 1-54 Forum - Continental Drift - an extensive programme of artist talks, panels, screenings, performances and readings that will be curated by Dr. Omar Kholeif, Director of Collections and Senior Curator at Sharjah Art Foundation, and will take place both online and at Somerset House.

Tickets: £25.00 (Concession: £10.00 )


The Strand Strand, Somerset House, London WC2R 1LA