Joburg Art Fair [fr]
The 2013 edition of the FNB Joburg Art Fair enjoyed a great turnout of more than 10,000 visitors, professionals, collectors at the Sandton Convention Centre between 27 and 29 September.
With its aims of promoting African visual arts, the JAF hosted 33 South African and international galleries of which the 4 French galleries, Beaudouin Lebon, Galea, Handpick I Jpaka and I love my Job, as well as the stand Bamako Encounters dedicated to the African Emerging Photography and supported by the Institut Français, the French Institute of South Africa and Art Logic.
The French Ambassador, H.E. Mrs Elisabeth Barbier, visited the fair and met Mr Samuel Sidibé, Director of the National Museum of Mali and Delegate General of the Bamako Encounters, on Friday 27 September.