Posts tagged with ‘african’

  • 1:54 Contempoary African Art Fair

     

    1:54 is billed to be the first contemporary African Art Fair, which will be held in London between the 16-20 October 2013. It takes its name from 54 countries on the continent and will feature the work of over 70 artists ranging from sculpture to photography and a lot more. This is a wonderful opportunity to experience and engage with African art!

    1:54 is a platform for galleries, artists, curators, art centres and museums involved in African and Africa related projects and aims to promote art by established and emerging talents amongst an international audience.

    1:54 is designed by David Adjaye and will be held at Somerset House, a historic building and major cultural arts centre in the heart of London. It will feature the works of artists such as Meschac Gaba, whose work has recently been bought by the Tate; Venice Biennale Golden-Lion-winner Edson Chagas; Aboudia, whose work has been bought by the Saatchi Gallery; Sammy Baloji whose work has been exhibited at the Tate or Sokari Douglas Camp who is attracting a lot of attention in the international art market.

    1:54 will be accompanied by an educational and artistic programme and will include lectures, film screenings and panel debates featuring leading international curators, artists and art experts.

    DATE: 16th to 20th October, 2013

    WHERE: Somerset House, London

    TICKETS: Available here

    MORE INFORMATION: http://1-54.com

    This sounds wonderful. I shall be there!

    By in Events & News
    Urbanknit
  • Just in! Tropic Swim Mini Snap Clutch- A colourful clutch bag

    We love the Tropic Swim print fabric so much, we’ve now got it as Mini Snap Clutch. This colourful clutch bag comes with a strap that can be concealed in the body of the bag to alter your look. So you can wear it cross-body style of just held in your hand as a regular clutch bag.

    A gorgeous African print clutch which will make a funky addition to a tee and jeans. You could also switch up your evening look by rocking this with your LBD!

    The Tropic Swim Mini Snap clutch is already a favourite in our Pinterest Snap Clutch collection.

    Colourful Clutch BagTropic Swim Mini Snap Clutch

     

    By in Our Products
    Urbanknit