AFRICA LOXO: NEW WEB SITE FOR AFRICAN ARTISTS AND DESIGNERS
Africa Loxo wants to spread African art works across the world. It Senegalese, Beninois and Sierre Leonian are amongst those on this new site promoting their work in forms as diverse as sculpture, photography, jewellery and fashion. African Loxo sees itself as "the link between African creators and marketplaces across the world."The site has been launched by l’Espace Faguèye, named after its owner Mame Faguèye Bâ who is based in Dakar. The site shows a selection of work from its artists and for ease of navigation work is arranged under four main headings: painting gallery, photography gallery, fashion and design and jewellery and fashion. Sada Tall, Bara, Ibrahima Mangare, Assane GningŠThese names are just the beginning of a long list that includes 36 artists from across the continent. Each has his or her own photo and a biography.