22 ON SLOANE is the largest startup campus in Africa. It offers disruptive startups and innovative small businesses a complete turnkey solution to grow, exploring funding opportunities, commercialisation and access to markets. Its aim is to nurture the entrepreneurial mindset, ensure sustainability, and explore development of new industries and contribute towards job creation in Africa. In alignment with these visions, Touch of Genius Art Gallery is facilitating the Pan-African Art Fair with the purpose of inspiring, motivating and encouraging visual artists to become business savvy.
Touch of Genius Gallery is a black owned gallery founded in 2004 with a purpose of providing a platform for upcoming artists. Over the years, the gallery has evolved into a multi-platform business, offering a wide range of complimentary services including custom picture framing, exhibition space, picture hanging and easel hire.
The 2019 Pan- African Art Fair is an exciting engagement where entrepreneurship meets visual and cultural artistry. The fair will feature 30 African artists displaying their work at 22 ON SLOANE, bringing together people from different communities across arts, business, corporate and social spaces.
The engagement aims to bring together people from different communities across arts, cultural, business, corporate and social spaces, fostering a more nurtured relationship between people, disciplines and practices. The 2019 Pan-African Art Fair freshly approaches a different way in which we can better understand the business of arts, and how we can all benefit from sharing and exchanging knowledge.
The fair will feature 30 African artists who are interested in displaying their work at 22 ON SLOANE, and to engage wider audiences. Artworks will be on sale, discussions will be had, refreshments will be served an overall exciting and fruitful vibe!