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African Artists

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Discover the rich tapestry of Modern and Contemporary African art with this groundbreaking A-Z survey featuring over 300 artists born or based in Africa.

As highlighted in the New York Times, ARTnews, Colossal, Metropolis, and New York Magazine's The Strategist, this comprehensive book is a significant appraisal of contemporary African artists.

Explore the diverse works of prominent figures like El Anatsui, Marlene Dumas, David Goldblatt, Lubaina Himid, William Kentridge, Julie Mehretu, Wangechi Mutu, and Robin Rhode, alongside lesser-known talents, covering painting, sculpture, installation, photography, moving image, and performance art.

Dive into insightful texts that illuminate the artists' contributions to the global art scene, making this volume an essential resource for art enthusiasts, curators, and collectors alike.


  • 1.4" H x 12.6" L x 10.1" W (5.25 lbs) 352 pages
  • Released November 17, 2021
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9781838662431

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