Arts South Africa
Shopping Western Africa
Africa Collection - Comprises a range of postcards, puzzles,
posters, prints and a book based on selected photographs by
photographer Horst Klemm.
Art Factory - Dynamic partnership of highly skilled designers
Crafts Market - African masks, crafts and curios - African
tribal masks handcrafted by traditional African artist, crafts and
Image - A gallery of southern African tribal art available
Art - Virtual art gallery based in Bloemfontein offering
African artworks, paintings and sculptures.
- Art de
Waal - Anne-Marie de Waal, fine artist in KwaZulu-Natal,
South Africa. Online gallery and orders.
- Art in South
Africa - Lists South African artists, art associations, art
galleries and art events.
Orchard Gallery - Fine art, ceramics, jewellery, paintings
and sculpture by selected South African Artists.
- Online portfolio management tool for South African artists.
Africa Group - Provides examples of landscapes, florals,
wildlife and portraits in various media from this group of artists.
and Crafts Western Cape, South Africa - A get-together place
of artists and crafters with pictures, information and links to shops,
markets and individuals.
- Bead Empire
- Providers of glass bead work and jewellery.
Foundation - A project promoting arts and education in Nieu
Bethesda. Art work of participants is displayed and is available for
- Bull Horn
Birds - African arts, crafts and curios. Bull horn birds
hand-carved by South African artist Elliot Mkhungo.
Cape Gallery - Gallery set in the heart of Cape Town.
- Chérie De
Villiers Art Gallery - Dealers in fine paintings and
sculpture by leading South African artists
Fine Art - Sells fine art reproductions for the National
Library of South Africa. Includes Africana, historical maps, street
plans and etchings.
Mkhungo - Sculpts various object from animal horn.
Art - Ceramic sculpture and functional art by Greg Joffe.
Africa - Wildlife art, paintings, prints and sculptures for
Creative Arts - Exporters of South African fine artworks and
crafts from paintings to skins, ostrich shells, drums and ethnic
K - Embellishes large mosaic pots with fine china.
Villa Art Gallery - Paintings, bronzes, sculptures, oils,
sketches and photography by leading South African artists, ranging from
traditional styles to the more contemporary art.
- Hand painted decorative plates of Nelson Mandela or african animals.
Illustrators Portfolio - Database of professional freelance
illustrators in South Africa. Features illustrations, cartoons and
caricatures by a selection of South Africa's leading illustrators.
- Jakov Papo
Art - Original art in oils and acrylics from this Durban
Borman Fine Art Gallery - A selection of works by South
African old masters and contemporary artists.
Charnock - South African artist and teacher who specializes
in depicting essentially South African scenes in oils and acrylic.
Gallery - Exhibits of works by established and emerging South
African artists. Assists private and corporate buyers wishing to invest
Neumann - African safari-landscape and wildlife art
photographer based in East London.
Art Gallery - Venda and Shangaan African traditional
contemporary art and artists.
- New Century
Art Gallery - Original artwork by emerging and established
South African artists.
Muller - South african watercolour & bushman
- Peter Savo
: South African pyrographic artist - Pyrograhic art depicting
african wildlife, fauna and its flora. As well as Cape Dutch
Philip Harper Galleries - Specializes in South African fine
art, including masters and contemporary artists.
Metal Art Creations - Cape Town Artist Richard Zindoga,
creates metal art sculptures that are a imaginative selection of larger
than life human figures, wildlife & masks.
Astley Fryer - Original oil paintings, and limited or open
Ridley - Original oil paintings, pastels and concrete
sculptures, displayed in a rural sculpture garden and gallery, close to
Mbambo - Self-taught South African artist. Site provides a
number of her major paints.
African arts and crafts gallery - welcome to Maitele -
Paintings, sculptures and bead work that depict the way and the
cultures of the people of Southern Africa - especially the Vhavenda
African Cartoonists and Illustrators - Lists several
cartoonists, caricaturists and illustrators for hire.
- Promotes South African artists and galleries who will ship quality
original works of art worldwide.
Kemp - South African artist in the Western Cape.
- VEO Gallery
& FrameWorks - Exhibits contemporary abstract and
other artwork, solo or group exhibitions, source art works, framing
& mirror services.
- Paintings for sale, specialist advice on investing in art.
Hulley - South African painter and sculptor based in Somerset
Last Paintings of Luis Meque - Chiedza Musengezi reviews an
exhibition of works by Luis Meque, August 1998.
an Experience in Zimbabwe - Photographer Tom Chambers was Art
Conservator/Curator for the National Gallery of Zimbabwe, 1993-1995.
Here he writes about and illustrates what he did.
Visual Arts of Zimbabwe - Collection of very informative
pages on: architecture, sculpture in stone and wood, painting,
literature, music. Excellent starting point for these topics.
Sculpture Park - Private, permanent collection of stone
sculpture: online gallery, notes on history, background and
of Africa - Sells wood carvings, batiks and Shona sculptures
created by the Mashaya family and various Zimbabwean artists.
Origins - An excerpt from "Stone Sculpture in Zimbabwe:
Context, Content & Form" by Celia Winter-Irving.
Benhura - Details of current and past exhibitions.
McEwen - An appreciation and republished articles from the
1950s and 1960s.
Gallery - Nicholas Mukomberanwa Workshop - Gallery near
Harare; online ordering.
of Contemporary Stone Sculpture in Zimbabwe - Brief but
- Works of Henry and Mike Munyaradzi, Zimbabwean stone sculptors.
Richard and Susan Handelsman Gallery of Shona Sculpture -
Photographs of a large collection in the USA, featuring Henry
Munyaradzi and other sculptors.
Sculptures.com - Stone sculptures created by contemporary
African artists, with the possibility of online ordering.
Artistic Properties - An excerpt from "Stone Sculpture in
Zimbabwe: Context, Content & Form" by Celia Winter-Irving.
Stone Sculpture - Sculptures from the Chapungu Sculpture
Park, Harare, Zimbabwe. Biographies and work of 46 participating
Symbols of West Africa - A guide to the Asante traditional
symbols, with photos of adinkras in use.
African Textiles - Hand-woven textiles including Ashanti
kente and adinkra, Ewe kente, Yoruba adire and aso oke, Kuba raffia
cloths, and Bogolan mud cloth from Mali.
Gallery - Informative site run by gallery in Washington, D.C.
Cultural Gallery & Kumbu Kumbu Gallery - Contemporary
African sculpture, batiks, watercolors and oil paintings.
Direct - A variety of African tribal art, with good cultural
information on many of the objects.
In Stone - Zimbabwean Shona sculpture in materials such as
African jade, serpentine, and soapstone.
- Wide assortment of arts and crafts, with considerable cultural
background on the objects.
Antiques - Belgian dealer's site, with ethnographic
Art: Aesthetics and Meaning - A nicely annotated on-line
exhibition of African art from the University of Virginia.
- African Art
Collection - African tribal arts dealer. Photographs and
descriptions including some information on cultural significance.
Art Course - Materials for a University of Virginia course on
African arts, with images, bibiliographic information, and web links.
- African Art:
Makonde - Links to some sites specializing in Makonde arts
Art Shop - Tribal Art (mostly African), links, and
descriptions of some African styles.
Odyssey Interactive - Wide range of resources, originates at
Kennedy Center (Washington, DC).
Quintessence - African art, mainly from Benin, with nice
images and descriptions of cultural significance.
Sculptural Art - Papers on the development of sculptural art
in Africa, from pre-iron age to modern.
Sculpture - Images of a private collection.
- African Tribal
Art Museum - A comprehensive collection of African art (700
objects; 90 ethnic groups) and lots of information African tribal
- Databank with over 4,000 photos from 1870 to the present and much
- Collection of African art objects: exchange of information and/or of
Cultural Symbols - Explanations of the iconography of Akan
- All About
Shoowa - Rich source of information about Shoowa raffia
and Oracle: Metropolitan Museum of Art Exhibition - African
art and divination rituals. Includes a map of sub-Saharan Africa, and
essays on divination.
Creations Africa - Stone sculpture gallery and exhibitions of
work of African artists, including Shona Stone sculpture.
of Africa - Bushmen/San arts and crafts from the Kalahari.
Africa - Directory of websites related to African art,
arranged in categories.
Gallery - Gary van Wyk's gallery, with excellent exhibitions.
Emphasis on South Africa.
- Azani Stone
Gallery Zimbabwe Shona Sculpture - Zimbabwe Shona stone
sculpture, including busts, abstracts and wildlife art.
Royal Museum for Central Africa - Periodic on-line
exhibitions as well as a guide to the Brussells museum. Includes a
search facility for finding websites with information about central
- BlueArt Shop
- Original Products from Africa, Ebony Wood,Paintings
Jones African Art - Traditional African art, with many images
and explanations of cultural significance of the objects.
Makonde art - A collection, includes some background
information on the artists and styles. Some items are for sale.
Gallery - Art and sculpture of West and Central Africa
Museum African Collection - Extensive collection of images
and information from the San Francisco museum.
Tribal Arts - Many images and information on African tribal
Yaney - African tribal art objects, with sections for items
likely to interest the beginner and those likely to interest more
University Collection of African Art - An exhibition of part
of the university's permanent collection of African art. Good
accompanying essays on various aspects of African art.
Gallery of African Art & Tribal Artifacts - New York
I. Jones -- S.E. Nigerian Art and Culture - An outstanding
collection of photographs, many showing objects of art in their
Peter Herrmann - A commercial gallery. Bilingual (German and
English), with many images of African items. Also has a section
describing ongoing African art related exhibitions and events
Quackelbeen - Brussels dealer with images of pots, masks,
textiles and statues.
Expressive Cultures of Africa - A seriously scholarly site,
with moderated discussion boards. From Michigan State University.
Gallery of African Art - A commercial site with nicely
documented thematic exhibitions that change every few months. Past
exhibitions are viewable as well.
Gallery of African Art - Tribal art from West and Central
Museum Productions - Consultants on African art and display
installations. Excellent 3-D images of African sculpture on the site.
- Masks and More
- Masks, african art and primitive paintings, beautifully presented.
Mayor Portfolio - Dealer in African tribal arts, site has
many images of sculptures.
Tribal Art - Many images and some cultural information.
- Moba Art
- Information on Moba (Togo and Ghana) sculpture.
for African Art - New York's Museum for African Art.
Museum of African Art - The National Museum of African Art,
Smithsonian Institution. Site includes exhibitions, articles, museum
calendar of events.
- Welcome to The World of African Art! The community for anyone
interested in African Art and Culture. Retailers interested in adding
African decor items for "accent line" are welcomed - PLEASE VISIT
OSEITUTU.COM TO VIEW THE ONLINE WHOLESALE CATALOG! Enjoy, It's a World
of African Art...
- Multilingual categorized collection of links to sites about African
Trade Bead Museum And African Art Gallery - Dealer in African
art and trade beads, with a trade bead museum.
Proctor Gallery - A gallery of African art, with periodic
African Art - Images of a private collection with lots of
pictures and information.
Willis Ancient Art - Dealer specializing in ancient African
arts (mostly terracotta), with nice exhibitions.
of Zimbabwe - Gallery of Shona stone sculpture..
Art - Brief description of the Senufo aesthetic tradition;
part of an auction house series.
Gallery - African masks and sculpture with brief descriptions
of their traditional significance.
Sculpture - A collection of 67 Shona sculptures from
Zimbabwe, with some history of this genre.
Art Company - Shona sculpture from 250 Zimbabwe carvers.
Museum - Museum devoted to the culture and art of the Sukuma
Gallery - A gallery of African art. Periodic exhibitions and
an excellent collection of links to other sources.
Gallery - Sculpture (masks, statuettes, etc.) and jewelry
from many African regions; pre-Columbian art and pottery.
Art Africa - Dealer in tribal African artifacts (mostly masks
Fowler Museum of Cultural History - Emphasis on works from
Africa, Asia and the Pacific, and the Americas, past and present.
World of Beduin Weaving - Extensive information on weaving by
the Beduins of North Africa.
Groups: AfricanAntiques - Discussion board on African art.
Sculpture - Zimbabwe stone sculpture, Shona and others using
Art: Aesthetics and Meaning - Online catalog of an exhibition
at the University of Virginia in 1993.
Crafts Online - African Crafts Online's goal is to sustain
the rich cultural heritage of Africa expressed through the work of
rural artisans by educating potential customers.
Baobab Project - Sources and studies in African Visual
Africa Art - Biographies of African painters and sculptors
with images of recent work.
to the Essence - Shaping for the Fire - On-line catalog of an
exhibit on Yoruba and Akan art in wood and metal.
- Africa Centre magazine of arts news and reviews taken from past
Expressive Cultures of Africa - H-Net discussion group
focusing on the expressive cultures of Africa and the African Diaspora.
Features subject overview, archive, calendar of events, links to
related resources, and subscription information.
Art From Africa - Photoessay on the Smithsonian's National
Museum of African Art (USA) permanent showcase for modern African
& Tribal Arts - Los Angeles - A centralized source of
information about dealers and experts in tribal arts in the Los Angeles
- Berna Tribal
Arts and Antiquities - Denise and Beppe Berna, dealers in
Bologna, Italy. Site is in English and Italian.
- Tribal arts and antiques from Africa, Asia, Pre-Columbian and Oceanic
Dawson Gallery - Non-Western art, including textiles,
sculpture and vessels, ceramics, and furniture. Frequent on-line
Pre-Columbian and Tribal Art - Art gallery featuring many
well illustrated objects offered for sale.
Galerie - Tribal and ethnic textiles from Africa, Asia and
the Americas. In German and English
or Fabulous? - How to distinguish Latin American artifacts
from the artifakes.
- Folk Art
International - Dealer in tribal arts and antiquities, with
many images and some cultural background on objects.
Martin Gallery - Ancient, antique and ethnographic textiles;
modern and contemporary fiber arts.
Walu - Swiss dealer in African and Oceanic art. Rich in
information, and periodic exhibitions.
Lemaire - Images of tribal arts from Asia, Africa and
- Dealer in worldwide tribal arts, with many images and some cultural
Cooner Gallery - Images of African, Asian, and Oceanic tribal
Saleh - Gallery with changing exhibitions.
Gallery - Tribal arts from around the world, and works by
contemporary artists influenced by tribal forms. French and English.
and More Masks - A place for enthusiastic collectors and
students to see and discuss ancient and modern masks from various
D. Simpson Gallery - African and Oceanian tribal art, with
many images and current exhibition.
Campbell Tribal Art - Dealer in Oceanic (especially New
Guinea) tribal, as well as American Indian and Indo-Asian art.
Link Collection - Objects originating from the traditional
cultures of Africa, Asia, Oceania and the Americas.
African and Tribal Art - Washington dealer who lived in west
Africa for many years.
Francisco Tribal - San Francisco Bay Tribal Art Dealer
Association, with links to members' websites.
for Folk Arts Preservation - Nonprofit archive documenting
living art traditions and visual anthropology on film and video.
Art Directory - Searchable directory of dealers, galleries,
museums, with a calendar of upcoming events.
Art Forum - Noncommercial site with articles and discussion
of tribal art from around the world, for novice through expert
Arts and Books - Netherlands dealer in tribal art, mostly
Asian and African.
Arts Directory - Directory of tribal art related sites.
Arts Online - On-line version of the magazine, "The World of
Tribal Arts". Exhibitions, book reviews, editorials and a discussion
Gift Shop - Features gifts, crafts, and souvenirs from Egypt.
That Matterz - Offers reproduced antiques and other
Jewelry - Personalized cartouche jewelry handmade in Cairo
Egyptian Imports - Supplier of handmade merchandise such as
jewelry and statues.
- Egyptian gifts, hand painted papyrus, handmade statues, oriental
music and metal crafts.
- Egypt 7000
- Egyptian jewelry and cartouche.
Egypt Store - Offers books, jewelry, statues and other
Antiquities - Authentic Egyptian artifacts including amulets,
ushabtis, mummy masks, and sarcophagi.
Egyptian Palace - Home decor and accessories featuring
Papyrus Network - Designs of Egyptian papyrus for sale.
Sculpture Gallery - Replicas of Egyptian treasures.
Pyramid Egyptian Bazaar - Offers rare and stock Egyptian
culture items in their online catalog.
of Pharaoh - Egyptian Art reproductions.
Tut's Treasures - Jewelry, nameplates, and door knockers
personalized with hieroglyphic inscriptions.
Egypt Imports - Personalised cartouche jewelry (your name in
Treasures Egyptian Imports - Handcrafted gifts and novelties
from Egypt. Belly dancing costumes, jewelry, statues, musical
Delta Company - Offers cartouches, pendants, incense bottles
Mosaic Table - A colorful collection of handcrafted mosaic
tables and other imported Moroccan home accents
- Pharaonic gift shop selling postcards, t-shirts, cotton bags,
sarongs, and papyrus sheets.
Papyrus Shop - Offers blank and printed papyrus sheets,
wholesale or retail.
Chic Imports - Glass, jewelry, papyrus, and fragrances with
ancient and modern themes.
Treasures Egyptian Imports - Bottles, pyramids, jewelry,
papyrus, and ornaments.
- Shop at
Egypt - Offers jewelry, glass, clothing and decor.
of Egypt - Egyptian oils, aromatic ceramic oil burners,
papyrus paintings, arts and crafts, bath, skin and hair care products.
Imports - Atlanta-based store offering Moroccan arts, crafts,
paintings, jewelry, couscoussiers, spices and clothes.
Imports - Moroccan furniture, lamps, lanterns, wrought iron
furniture, mosaic tables and tiles. Wholesale and retail.
Trading Company - Includes furniture, lamps and lanterns,
decor and design, as well regional foods. Wholesale and retail.
Decor - Offers Moroccan home furnishing, lighting, fashion
of Morocco - Importer based in Pennsylvania offering Moroccan
and sub-Saharan textiles, curios, pottery, and carpets.
Imports - Offers a variety of furniture, jewelry, bedding and
- UK based supplier of hand made Moroccan furniture, rugs, fountains
Hommes Bleu - Moroccan Furniture, home decor, henna lamps,
lanterns, thuya wood and leather.
- Offering lanterns, lamps and furniture, and information regarding
Moroccan interior design, cooking and travel.
Shop - Offers handcrafted products from Morocco. Includes
carpets, jewels, pottery, leather products, and fashion accessories.
Interiors - A collection of traditional and contemporary
clothing, jewelry, and housewares.
Bazaar - Import Moroccan lanterns and handcrafts.
Caravan - Specializes in handmade carpets, clothing, and
jewelry from Morocco.
Home Furnishings - Lamps, furniture, wrought iron, tiles,
tents, fountains and rugs. Free shipping in the USA.
Delights - Offering an assortment of travel posters.
- Los Angeles store and on-line retailer of Moroccan Art, rugs, mosaic
tables, lanterns, clothing and wooden furniture. Also offers event
planning and rental.
Seas Décor - Moroccan Furniture & Decor - Nine Seas
Décor is the virtual souk (market) bringing you a blend of Moroccan
Home Decor Items and Mediterranean Interior Design items.
Designs - Moroccan furnishings, ceramics, mirrors, lighting,
home accents and Moorish tiles.
African Textiles - Hand-woven textiles including Ashanti
kente and adinkra, Ewe kente, Yoruba adire and aso oke, Kuba raffia
cloths, and Bogolan mud cloth from Mali.
Creations - Offers hand carved artifacts from Ghana.
Museum of Masks - Sells masks from Ghana, themes include
Bundu, Fulani, Oblong, Abhani Birds and Giant Iron Gods.
Of West Africa - Includes exotic artifacts from primitive
Yoruba and other groups.
Imports - Provides hand-woven, custom kente cloth for
graduation, family reunions, religion, and all occasions imported from
Ghana, West Africa.
- Niger Bend
African Art - We carry all manner of art, jewelry, masks, and
ethnographic items from across the continent.
Africa Imports - African art, clothing, weapons, jewelry, and
Showcase - Offers authentic African jewellery, art and
- Offersing dolls, sculptures, carvings and jewellery.
Art Stone Carvings - The pieces are carved using different
types of stone, including Serpentine; non-precious opal; verdite; and
Online Shop - Books, literature, music, films, fabric and
Style Gallery - Exhibit and sale of authentic handmade
African art and crafts including apparel, jewelry, and musical
Team Ministries - A selection of African themed art and
Treasures - Musical instruments, pottery, baskets, and
artifacts for sale.
- African art and books for sale.
- Offering a variety of artifacts from the African diaspora for home
and office decor.
Gift Enterprises - Offers a variety of imported good from
- Handmade African artifacts including jewelry, soapstone, serpentine
and wooden items, sarongs and art. Currently requires special
arrangements for shipping outside of the UK.
- Fine handmade and hand embroidered bedlinen and textiles using the
highest quality cotton and linen fabrics. Created in the arid south of
Africa - Specializing in tribal art from Angola to Zaire,
stools, masks, statues, jewelry, and animal skins.
from Africa - Sculpture, crafts and jewelry created by
- Brasch Hobby
- Provides a wide selection of heritage products.
Imports - African Art pieces including, masks, musical
instruments, wood statues, brass, baskets and pottery.
4 Africa - Zulu shields, spears, pottery, drums, figurines
and other wooden, hide and grass items.
African Art - African art for sale: masks, minerals,
woodcarvings, animal skins.
- Tribal art from all regions of Africa. Handmade pottery, crafts,
ceremonial garments, and African-themed sculpture.
African Arts and Curios - Handmade jewelry, banana art, and
Crafts - African art and crafts from community organizations
in Kenya and East Africa. Candlesticks, greeting cards, and wood
- An import company offering casual clothing, decorative arts, home
decor and personal accessories.
African Imagery - Specializing in original African batik art
Piece Of Africa - Jewelry, stone carvings, wood sculptures,
masks, beadwork, and paintings.
- African made arts and crafts. Includes canes, clothes, drums, and
- Raken Style
- Specialist for art and handcrafted decoration objects from
Mediterranean, Arab and African countries.
- Sand Bob's
- Offering imported African art and crafts.
Imports - Sales of kitchenware, home and garden accessories,
hand drums, clothing and jewelry from Africa.
Gallery - A variety of authentic African art pieces,
antiques, sculpture, and one-of-a-kind jewelry.
Olawole - Author of The Price of A Reckless Past, which deals
with the marriage institution and African cultures and orientations.
Publications - Publishes books on Nigeria that talk about the
past, present and future of Nigeria. Treats issues such as women,
politics, land, states, economy, history and nationhood in Nigeria.
- A short biography and background information.
Public Library - Book Discussion: Chinua Achebe - Links to
resources on the author.
the Crossroads Hour - Lewis Nkosi reviews Chinua Achebe: A
Biography, by Ezenwa-Ohaeto.
Achebe: An Overview - Extensive site with hyperlinks
featuring works, politics, and bibliography.
York State Writers Institute - Chinua Achebe - Books by the
Literature Author Research Project - Achebe - A brief
overview of the author and his works.
Soyinka - Includes a biography and related links.
Soyinka - Biography of the Nobel Literature Laureate 1986.
With a lecture and list of writings.
Soyinka - Biography of Nigerian playwright Wole Soyinka, plus
links to all of his works currently in print.
Soyinka: Stanford Presidential Lectures - Biography of
Nigerian playwright Wole Soyinka.
Soyinka Study Guide - Biography of Nigerian playwright Wole
Soyinka, plus synopses of several of his plays.
Past Must Address Its Present - Transcript of Wole Soyinka's
1986 Nobel lecture. (December 8, 1986)
Institute of South Africa - Offers brief overview of
institution with contact information and publications listings.
Studies and Research Center - Cornell University - Offers an
overview of current research, calendar of events and faculty profiles.
Located in Ithaca, New York.
Studies Center - University of Pennsylvania - Features an
overview of the goals and activities of this research group. Offers
staff profiles, contact information, links to related sites, and two
Studies Center Outreach Program at Boston University -
Providing information, materials, and services to schools, libraries,
museums, the media, and community groups in New England and beyond.
Studies Centre - Includes an overview of current research,
list of publications, contact details, and news of upcoming conferences
Studies - New York University. - Devoted to the
interdisciplinary and multi-continental study of modern black
identities, culture, literature and politics. Features faculty
profiles, events, publications, as well as information for current and
University - African Studies Center - General information
about the center, as well as its programs, language studies,
publications, outreach efforts, and research resources.
Institute for Development Policy Analysis - Features
descriptions of ongoing research, publications listings and prices,
staff directory, and Botswana economic briefings.
Institute in East Africa - Intended to promote research into
the archaeology, history, and related studies of the region.
Description, history, contacts, supported research, available
resources, archives, and membership information.
for African Studies - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
- Provides an overview of the Center's activities. Features mission
statement, links to related sites, calendar of events, as well as
of Studies of African Archaeology (Milan, Italy). - Provides
details of expeditions and other activities, publications, abstracts,
and an image collection.
for Development and the Environment, University of Oslo,Norway
- (African, Southeast Asian, and Latin American studies)
- Centre for
the Study of African Economies, Oxford University,UK -
Dedicated to providing information to scholars researching economic
aspects of African Studies. Features working papers, conference
information, events, links to related sites, and contact details.
Michelsen Institute, Bergen, Norway - (African and South
University: Institute of African Studies - Offers an overview
of the Department. Features faculty profiles, course descriptions,
events, newsletter and links to related sites.
for the Development of Social Science Research in Africa -
Consortium based in Dakar, Senegal facilitates social science research
in Africa. Features news, information on grants and fellowships, job
opportunities, contact details, as well as links to related resources.
- Council for
the Development of Social Science Research in Africa -
Promotion and facilitation of research and knowledge production in
Africa using a holistic, multi-disciplinary approach. Promotion of
publication and dissemination of the results of research undertaken by
University (Durham, North Carolina). - African and
University: Institute of African Studies - Offers information
for current and prospective students and researchers. Features faculty
profile, contact details, news, current research, and links to related
sites. Located in Atlanta, Georgia.
College African Studies Certificate Program - Consortium of
Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, Smith, and the University of
Massachusetts-Amherst. Features FAQ, degree requirements, profiles of
staff, and contact information.
Teaching African History and Studies - H-Net discussion group
dedicated to exploring issues in teaching African History and Studies.
Features archive, reviews, articles, course syllabi, links to related
resources, and subscription information.
University Committee on African Studies - (Cambridge,
University, The African Studies Department. - Offers masters
and graduate degree programs. Page includes history, degree
requirements and list of faculty. Located in Washington, DC.
Sciences Research Council, Pretoria, South Africa -
Facilitating problem solving and enhancing decision making through
research excellence in the human sciences. The HSRC operates under a
dual mission - one aspect embracing its research activities, and the
other its funding activities.
University, African Studies Program - An overview of the
Program for current and prospective students. Features staff profiles,
newsletter, links to related sites, grant opportunities, and contact
details. Located in Bloomington, Indiana.
for African Studies of the University of Vienna (Universität Wien,
Institut für Afrikanistik), Wien - (English and German)
Institute of Asian and African Studies, Moscow State University
University - Center for African Area Studies - Japanese
academic research institution in Japan devoted to African Studies.
Details organizational research initiatives and provides history and
photographs from past activities.
Trobe University - African Research Institute - Offers
archives of past annual reports with faculty directory. Also describes
ongoing finished publications and their availability.
State University (East Lansing, Michigan). - African Studies
Economic Policy Research Unit (NEPRU) - Non-governmental
organization undertaking socio-economic and policy research. Offers
press releases and announcements regarding publications, research
projects , and special events.
National Consortium for Study in Africa - Organization that
seeks to facilitate research in Africa. Features news, mission
statement, events, and contact details.
YorkUniversity, Africana Studies Program & The Institute
ofAfrican American Affairs - (New York)
Africa Institute - Describes research programs and projects,
library holdings, scholarships, and publications. Also features seminar
announcements and current news.
University (Evanston, Illinois) - Program of African Studies.
State University - Department of African American and African Studies
- Details undergraduate and graduate programs of study with course
descriptions, language studies, study abroad opportunities, and faculty
directory. Also describes affiliated Community Extension Center along
with its mission and purpose.
University - African Studies Program - Offers "Toguna" online
newsletter and forum along with academic program announcements, student
organizations, faculty roster, and course catalogs.
Tropical Institute - Offers a collection of books, journals,
maps, and articles concerning developing countries. Special themes
include agriculture, environment, and reproductive health.
of Research on African Cultures - Organization dedicated to
the study of Africa as a discipline of instruction. Features news,
events, publications, and discussion list.
African Studies - Databases of information on South African
University - (Stanford, California)
University, African& African Diaspora Studies - (New
at Albany, State University of New York. - Department of
of Bielefeld (Germany). - Sociology of Development Research
of Edinburgh - Centre of African Studies - Offers seminar and
special events schedule with academic curriculum details, research area
and publication notes, and annual conference highlights.
of Georgia, African Studies Program. - Athens,Georgia.
of Iowa. - Art and Life in Africa Project.
University of Iowa, African Studies Program. - Iowa
of Kansas, African & Afro-American Studies. -
of Khartoum, Sudan - (via Sudan.Net)
- University of
London, School of Oriental & African Studies - (SOAS)
of Michigan. - Center for Afroamerican and African Studies.
of North Carolina, Chapel Hill - Department of African and
Afro-American Studies - Introduces mission and purpose, with
symposia and special events announcements, departmental directory,
academic requirements and course overviews, and faculty profiles.
of Pennsylvania - African Studies Center - Offers overview of
center's mission, academic and language offerings, organized
activities, and consortium library resources.
of Pennsylvania, African Studies Center
of Pittsburgh - Department of Africana Studies.
of Texas at Austin. - Center for African and African-American
of Virginia. - Carter G.Woodson Institute for Afro-American
and African Studies. Features program overview, description of courses,
publications, and contact details.
of Wisconsin-Madison. - African Studies Program.
University in St. Louis - Features information on the
program, faculty, speaker series, and post-doctoral fellowship
University - Council on African Studies - Coordinates the
study of Africa within the university. Announces special events and
colloquia, provides staff directory, lists courses with descriptions,
summarizes outreach projects, and presents working papers focusing on
- Online publication reporting on Afro-Canadian business community and
marketplaces, also general news and social topics.
Festival and Presentation Society - Promoting African arts
and culture in Calgary, Alberta, including the Afrikadey festival. Site
includes society information, upcoming events and contact details.
- Adwoa Badoe is a Guelph, Ontario author, storyteller, educator and
African dance instructor exploring the Arts of Africa. Offering
programs about Black history, African dance and drum classes and
featuring the Jiwani dance troupe.
- CanadaNoir is the source for Afro-Canadian cultures and resources on
Black Heritage in the Third Millennium - Links to history-
and culture-related sites.
Black History Society - A non-profit, registered Canadian
charity, dedicated to the study, preservation and promotion of Black
history and heritage.
Museum - Dedicated to the collection, study and exhibition of
Stern Museum - Permanent collection on display shows the
artistic development of Irma Stern (1894-1966) whose subject matter
included exotic figures, portraits, lush landscapes and still lifes.
Located in Cape Town South Africa.
of Morocco - Includes all museums in Morocco.
Museum of Namibia - Showcases the country's unique art and
culture through exhibits and educational programs.
Museums of Kenya - The art and culture of central Africa.
Exhibitions include Contemporary Art, Peoples of Kenya, and Headdresses
Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum - Serves all sectors of the
public and has programs concerning art research, conservation,
exhibitions, workshops and education. Includes collection and
exhibition details and a visitor's guide. Located in Port Elizabeth,
Museum for Central Africa - World famous collections of
geology, zoology, cultural anthropology, and history of Central Africa.
Museum - University of Stellenbosch - Comprises the Sasol Art
Museum and the University Art Gallery. Art, cultural history,
anthropology and archaeology are displayed at the Sasol. The Art
Gallery focuses on contemporary South African art.