Gallery 1957 participates for a fifth year running at 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair, held at Christie's salesroom in Paris, 20 - 23 January 2021. 1-54 Paris at Christie’s will be taking place for the first time in the French capital. The presentation will include works by Serge Attukwei Clottey (b.1985) and Joana Choumali (b.1974).
8 – 10 October 2020
Gallery 1957 participates for a fifth year running at 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair, held at Somerset House in London, from 8 - 10 October 2020. The presentation will include works by Tiffany Alfonseca (b.1994), Gideon Appah (b.1987), Serge Attukwei Clottey (b.1985), Kelechi Nwaneri (b.1994), and Yaw Owusu (b.1992).
25-28 March 2020
Gallery 1957 is excited to be back to Art Dubai from the 25th -28th March 2020 with Prix Pictet 2019 winner, Joana Choumali.
We will be showing a new body of work.
4 - 8 March 2020
Gallery 1957 is really glad to participate for the first time to Volta New York in March 2020.
We will be showing new artworks from Yaw Owusu.
4 -8 December 2019
Gallery 1957 is pleased to return to Untitled Art Miami Beach.
We'll be presenting the work of Brtitish-Ghanaian artist, Godfried Donkor and Prix Pictet Winner artist Joana Choumali.
1-3 October 2019
Gallery 1957 return to Art X Lagos for the fair's 4th edition.
We are pleased to participate in the newly launched Modern Art section, dedicated to showcasing pioneers of African Modern Art from the 20th century, with works by Professor Ablade Glover.
3-6 October 2019
Gallery 1957 return to 1-54 London for the 4th time between 3-6 October 2019.
Gallery 1957 is very pleased to participate again and to present the work of Godfried Donkor and Joana Choumali.
20 - 22 September 2019
Gallery 1957 presents a solo exhibition by the award-winning Ivorian photographer and mixed media artist Joana Choumali at Unseen Amsterdam 2019, running from 20 - 22 September, 2019. Presenting new works which blend photography with collage and embroidery, the exhibition is made of works from the series Alba’hian. It will also debut additional works inspired by the artist’s early-morning explorations of Accra in the summer of 2019; marking a departure for the artist, this latest body of work sees the artist working on a larger scale (up to 2m x 1m), for the first time. Joana’s recent series "ça va aller..." (it will be OK) (2016-2019) is shortlisted for the 8th cycle of Prix Pictet “Hope”.
3 - 5 May 2019
We are excited to be exhibiting at 1:54 New York (Industria, West Village) for the third time this May. Come visit us at booth B12 where we will be showing works from Thameur Mejri (Tunisia), Raphael Adjetey Adjei Mayne (Ghana) and Cameron Platter (South Africa).
5 – 8 December 2018
Gallery 1957 is pleased to present the work of Ghanaian artist, Serge Attukwei Clottey, for the first time at UNTITLED, Miami Beach.
2 – 4 November 2018
Gallery 1957 is excited to be exhibiting new work by artist Gerald Chukwuma at Art X Lagos in Nigeria. Gerald's new work titled: IGBO LANDING - "the water spirit brought us, the water spirit will take us home" was the song on the lips of the Igbo slaves as they marched into the marshy depths of Dunbar Creek, choosing suicide over slavery.