New Openings 

University of Wisconsin, Madison, Whirling Return of the Ancestors: Egungun Arts of the Yoruba in Africa and Beyond, January 24 – April 8, 2018

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Meleko Mokgosi: Bread, Butter, and Power, February 11 – July 1, 2018

Emerson Urban Arts, Media Art GalleryWilliam Kentridge: Triumphs & Laments, February 15 – April 14, 2018

Memphis Brooks Museum of ArtAfrican-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization, and StyleFebruary 24 – August 12, 2018

IwalewahausFeedback: Art, Africa, and the Eighties, April 28 – September 30, 2018; #TRTL: To Revolutionary Type Love, opens June 2018

Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, The Dancing Sowei: Performing Beauty in Sierra Leone, March 21 – December 18, 2018; In Dialogue: African Arts

Afrika Museum, Afrotopia, opens April 14, 2018


North Carolina Museum of Art, Permanent rei-nstallation of African art

Smithsonian National Museum of African Art, Photographer Chief S. O. AlongeVisionary: Viewpoints on Africa’s Arts 

Krannert Art Museum, World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean, through March 2018

Fowler Museum at UCLA, Dining with Kings: Ceremony and Hospitality in the Cameroon Grassfields, through April 8, 20-18; Axé Bahia: The Power of Art in an Afro-Brazilian Metropolis, through April 15, 2018

The Fitchburg Art MuseumGlobal Africa: Creativity, Continuity and Change in African Art

Musée du quai Branly, Africa

Newark MuseumArts of Global Africa

Ethnologisches MuseumBeyond Compare: Art from Africa in the Bode-Museum

Museum Fünf KontinenteLebendige Traditionen, Kreative Gegenwart: Kunst aus Afrika