The Louis Vuitton foundation offers a focus on contemporary African art through three exhibitions. A selection of works from Jean Pigozzi’s collection presenting fifteen artists including Congolese Chéri Samba and Bodys Isek Kingelez, Benin-born Romuald Hazoumé, Senegalese septuagenarian Seni Awa Camara and photographer Seydou Keita from Mali.
Works from South Africa’s contemporary art scene encompassing three generations and ranging from leading old figures like William Kentridge, David Goldblatt, Sue Williamson and Jane Alexander to young artists born in the 80s such as Zanele Muholi and Kristin-Lee Moolman.
A display of works by artists from Africa and from African backgrounds owned by the Louis Vuitton Foundation such as Wangechi Mutu and Rashid Johnson.
Fondation Louis Vuitton.
8 avenue Mahatma Gandhi, 75016 Paris.
Open every day except Tuesday from noon to 7pm, till 9pm on Friday, from 11am to 8pm on weekends. Admission : €14 / €10.
Information : 0140699600
April 26, 2017 - August 28, 2017