Promoting Creativity

L: Sikhumbuzo Makhundula, Dictator VI, Courtesy ROOM Gallery & Projects, R: Serge Attukwei Clottey, My Hood, 2016, Courtesy Gallery 1957


1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair | Press Accreditation Open Through Tuesday, May 2

Brooklyn, NY (April 5, 2017) – 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair, the leading international art fair dedicated to promoting contemporary art from a diverse set of African perspectives, reminds journalists that press accreditation will remain open through Tuesday, May 2. To apply for accreditation, please email Thomas Dewey Davis ( with the below information: 

·      Phone number

·      Address

·      Press Affiliation

·      Nature of coverage

 Press Preview & Transportation

This year, 1:54 will host a press preview on Wednesday, May 3 from 4:00 – 6:00pm.

For any journalists that are unable to attend Wednesday’s preview, a second VIP and press preview will also take place on Thursday, May 4 from 10:00am – 1:00pm

For both previews, RSVP is essential as space is limited. Please email Thomas Dewey Davis ( to reserve a spot on either bus and confirm your attendance.

For additional information please contact: Thomas Dewey Davis,, +12122023402