SAVVY: New Contemporary African Art Journal

An exicting new journal focussed on contemporary African and African diaspora art is now accessible online:

You are finally about to read the first critical, independent, bilingual (English + German) E-journal on Contemporary African Art.

Welcome to edition 0 of SAVVY|art.contemporary.african. with the title “Where do we go from here?” This journal heralds a new wave of critical writing focusing on art with a relation to Africa and its Diaspora. In a bid to
instigate new latitudes of debate and revitalize a discourse in this domain,
especially in the German speaking regions but also on a global perspective,
this journal was initiated. Thrice yearly, SAVVY|art.contemporary.african. will place the most diligent, distinguished and savviest positions on Contemporary African Art in the forms of essays, portfolios, interviews, reviews and previews in the limelight.

“Where do we go from here?” features, amongst others, articles on Adel
Abdessemed, Wangechi Mutu, Soavina Ramaroson, Antonio Ole or Bisi Silva.

You can access SAVVY|art.contemporary.african. through the website

You will be able to access the subsequent issues of this journal also online.

Call for contributions: You are cordially invited to submit articles until the
16.01.2011 for the next edition of SAVVY|art.contemporary.african. scheduled to
be released on the 16.03.2011.


One response to “SAVVY: New Contemporary African Art Journal


    Dear sir,

    I am a Lectrurer and a researcher who will like to publish some of my studies in African art and culture in your journal. I would be grateful if you could furnish me with appropriate information as to how to go about it.

    Thank you. Rolland E. Wemegah

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