Africa Modern: Creating the Contemporary Art of a Continent surveys the continent’s art landscape and marks the opening of Zeitz MOCAA, the first major contemporary art museum in Africa. Edited by writer and cultural commentator Ekow Eshun and designed by Wallpaper*, the book is produced in association with Thomas Heatherwick, the architect behind the museum. The book includes a unique, first person account of the design and construction of the museum by Heatherwick alongside photos and imagery by the celebrated architectural photographer Iwan Baan.
First published by KT Wong Foundation, London
Publisher: KT Wong Foundation (September 17, 2017)