Okinka African Art Exhibition
Art Befitting A Queen
22 July 15 – 30 August 15
As precious as the memory of the famed last queen of Guinea-Bissau, Queen Okinka Pampa Kanyimpa, comes a collection, for the first time, in Singapore, of artwork which represents some of the best the continent of Africahas to offer. A wide range of exquisite sculptures, of the finest bronze and wood, from Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon etc have been caringly curated as collectibles fit for a queen.
To celebrate a 50-year friendship between Singapore and Africa which began in 1964 when a mission tour, which included Singapore’s leaders, visited 17 African countries, the OKINKA African Art Exhibition, is proudly premiering in Singapore.