January 13, 2015
#SupportBlackart : Two Art Basel Kick Starter Projects to Support

In 2014, Art Basel joined the crowdfunding revolution with the goal of helping non-profits raise money for exciting ventures. The projects were selected by Hamad Nasar, a curator and writer, and Head of Research and Programmes at the Asia Art Archive (Hong Kong), an independent non-profit organization dedicated to documenting the recent history of contemporary art in Asia within an international context, Glenn Phillips,Acting Head of the Department of Architecture and Contemporary Art at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles and Mario Spirito,the Director/Curator of Protocinema, a transnational, site-aware nonprofit based in Istanbul.

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January 8, 2015
Cop Dat’: Bola Agbaje’s “Gone Too Far” on DVD

Destiny Ekaragha’s hit comedy Gone Too Far! will be available on DVD for the first time from 9 February 2015. When Peckham teenager Yemi meets his long-lost Nigerian brother Iku for the first time, his estranged sibling’s African heritage and unimpressive fashion sense soon start to endanger Yemi’s street cred, particularly when trying to impress local troublemaking temptress Armani.

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January 5, 2015
It’s Africa’s Turn: La Biennale di Venezia Art Exhibition Starts in May 2015

The President of la Biennale di Venezia, Paolo Baratta, accompanied by the curator of the 56th International Art Exhibition, Okwui Enwezor, met on 22 October 2014 at Ca’ Giustinian, Venice, with the representatives of the 53 Countries participating in the 56th International Art Exhibition, which will take place from May 9th to November 22nd 2015 at the Giardini and at the Arsenale (Preview on May 6th, 7th and 8th) and in various other venues in Venice.

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