The visibility of contemporary women artists in Africa

Nancy Mteki, from the series Pimp My Kombi (2011)

Nancy Mteki, from the series “Pimp My Kombi” (2011)

Guest Post by Grace Benton

There has been much written recently about the proliferation of the ‘Africa Issue’ amongst many contemporary art publications and journals. So, true to form, last week saw the launch of the latest volume of feminist art journal n.paradoxa at London gallery Tiwani Contemporary. And the volume’s theme? “Africa and its Diasporas.”  Continue reading