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This #tbt features the Chineke Orchestra at The Africa Center from earlier this year. @ The Africa Center

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The Africa Center4 days ago

Join us this Wednesday evening for "Dialogues: A Preview of The View From Here". Artist Laylah Amatullah Barrayn and curator Joseph L. Underwood will discuss "The View From Here: Contemporary Perspectives From Senegal", an exhibition of contemporary art that began in Dakar, Senegal, and is...

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The Africa Center1 week ago

A couple of pics from our book launch with Helon Habila. The discussion was moderated by our CEO, Uzodinma Iweala. Grab your copy of 'Travelers' now and let us know your thoughts.

Photography by Tahmid Chowdhury
Wall drawing by Victor Ekpuk

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The Africa Center is at The Africa Center.2 weeks ago

It's the final day! make sure you visit and experience @hankwillisthomas's incredible 'All Power To All People' instillation.

A special thank you to @kindred_arts who we partnered with to make this all possible and @nyc_dotart for...

The Africa Center
The Africa Center2 weeks ago

With one weekend left, make sure you visit and experience 'All Power to All People' by Hank Willis Thomas.

A special thank you to Kindred Arts who we partnered with to make this all possible and NYC DOT for supporting the vision...

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The Africa Center3 weeks ago

Great to see a mention of our upcoming second edition of Salon Africana on the Gothamist today. Indeed our the event will be one of “the best things to do in New York this week”. Join us and Salon Africana for the entrancing Julia Sarr...

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2 weeks ago
With one weekend left, make sure you visit and experience 'All Power to All People' by @hankwthomas.

A special thank you to Kindred Arts who we partnered with to make this all possible and NYC Dot for supporting the vision as well. https://t.co/Q3FAeAVKeb
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3 weeks ago
Great to see a mention of our upcoming second edition of @SalonAfricana on the @Gothamist today. Indeed our the event will be one of “the best things to do in New York this week”. Join us and Salon Africana for the entrancing Julia Sarr and Zoe modiga.

https://t.co/2CaWJvs4MP
4 weeks ago
Join us July 2nd / 3rd for the second edition of @SalonAfricana. Performances will feature iconic African artist Julia Sarr and Zoë Modiga.

Enjoy the Julia Sarr performance bellow

Visit https://t.co/0Pr1qX5D5z for tickets. https://t.co/oMSloREDKX
4 weeks ago
We are so excited to be participating in the Schomburg Center Literary Festival on Saturday, June 29 from 10.30AM-6PM. Our CEO, Uzodinma Iweala will be moderating a discussion entitled "The Rise of New African Narratives" at 12:00 PM at the Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Stage. https://t.co/MhQaNgMyGb TheAfricaCenter photo
4 weeks ago
Have you visited "Where is South?" yet? This exhibition features stunning personalized notebooks made by participants at our recent AtWork workshop led by Simon Njami in partnership with Moleskine Foundation.
Visit us st The Africa Center to view the notebooks in person! https://t.co/RccSLZFbSZ
1 month ago
Join us tomorrow for the launch of Helon Habila’s moving new novel, Travelers.
Habila’s exploration of the migrant refugee experience examines the concept of home in the context of those who cannot return to theirs.

https://t.co/EBYWEgYybD https://t.co/sFrYr06XFz
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1 month ago
Join us on July 2nd / 3rd for the second edition of @SalonAfricana in partnership with @somimusic at The Africa Center. Performances will feature the incredibly talented artists Julia Sarr and Zoë Modiga.

Please visit https://t.co/0Pr1qX5D5z for tickets. https://t.co/yzRw61J6Ld
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1 month ago
Last week we hosted a panel with Sudanese activists from our community to discus relevant info about the Sudan Uprising as well as ways that we can help.

Visit our Facebook page to stream the panel discussion.

https://t.co/1NitfzjPsH https://t.co/Q1SjiwhYLB
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