AFAI’s vision is for a vibrant, dynamic and sustainable African creative sector that contributes to development, human rights and democracy on the continent
Cultural Governance & Leadership
Developing the leadership of civil society organisations (NGOs, networks, etc) and government agencies active in the sector.
Help Desk and a Toolkit providing information about legal, funding, technical issues as well as other advice.
Research and Cultural Policy
Researching and helping to develop theoretical tools and perspectives on international cultural policies.
Developing South African and international markets for African artists and creative goods.
Human Rights & Democracy
Promoting democracy, freedom of expression and human rights through the arts.
African Arts Campus
To mark Africa Month, the African Arts Institute invites you to the AFRICAN ARTS CAMPUS (AAC). Three weeks of evening and afternoon short courses, mini-lecture series and stand-alone talks on arts, culture and development in contemporary Africa! Read more