Contemporary African art to take centre stage at Fondation Louis Vuitton - Baron Mag

Interest in contemporary African art keeps growing, with a series of large-scale exhibitions planned for the Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris fuelling the trend.

The Art Newspaper understands that three shows are due to open at the museum in the Bois de Boulogne park next April, including an exhibition dedicated to 15 emerging artists from South Africa and a display of works drawn from the permanent collection of the museum.

The third exhibition will be of works from the collection of Jean Pigozzi—by artists including Romuald Hazoumé, Abu Bakarr Mansaray and Chéri Samba—is also on the roster for next spring. continues at theartnewspaper.com