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“We came in as a pop-up last year trying to see if there was a market for us,” 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair director Touria El Glaoui told artnet News in a phone interview. Based on 2015’s inaugural success, the fair, which will take place at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn from May 6–8, will be even more robust in its second year in New York, with a carefully-curated selection of 17 galleries… Read more

Image: 1:54 New York 2015 at Pioneer Works, Brooklyn. Photo: © Katrina Sorrentino, courtesy 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair.