Africa's contemporary art is booming, so buy it while you can

Award winning Nigerian artist, writer and photographer, Victor Ehikhamenor

I walked into the Gallery of African Art GAFRA on London’s Cork Street in Mayfair two weeks ago. Opposite the Burlington Arcade, right at the heart of the art establishment, on gallery row itself, African art formerly seen as a niche interest, now officially playing with the big boys. And the best thing, GAFRA is owned and run by a woman: Liberian born Bendu Cooper.

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