touria el glaoui’s closing words on 1:54 art fair 2014

October 23, 2014

The 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, which began last year, is an annual fair which invites exhibitors from around the world. Held at the historic Somerset House, the 4 day Fair brings together artists, galleries, curators, independent art centers and institutions dedicated to promoting African and Africa-related art. Watch its founding director Touria El Glaoui’s closing words on this year’s fair which finished last weekend. The fair exhibited artists such as Omar Victor Diop and Athi-Patra Ruga who we recently featured on the site. To find out more about Glaoi – daughter of Morrocan artist Hassan El Glaoui – read this great article