15 African Artists To Follow On Instagram Now

5 May 2017

Digital Content

Gone are the days when you had to visit a gallery or museum—where works by black artists are usually underrepresented—to see the latest in fine art. Some of the most striking visual art is literally at our fingertips—a well curated Instagram feed can be a pathway to some of the best in what the contemporary art world has to offer. The social media site has made various forms of global art much more accessible.

Some of our favorite artists share their work via Instagram on a regular basis—bringing thoughtfulness and color to our timelines on the daily. Scrolling through their feeds certainly beats looking at random selfies of people we haven’t talked to in over 5 years.

Check below for our list of 15 African contemporary artists to follow on Instagram in Okyafrica here.