Will Devereux’s collection of art from Africa return to continent?

THE ART NEWSPAPER | Anny Shaw:

Robert Devereux, the chairman of Frieze and a collector of “contemporary art connected to the African continent”, as he describes it, is showing part of his collection for the first time in public next month. The exhibition, When the Heavens Meet the Earth, features more than 35 works from his 350-strong collection, which is usually housed in a restored merchant’s house in Lamu, Kenya. It opens at The Heong Gallery at Downing College, Cambridge, where Devereux studied history, on 25 February (until 21 May)… Read more

Image: Robert Devereux

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