Conferences, Symposia and Meetings

Here we offer announcements, programs, and general information about future conferences, symposia, and meetings dealing with African expressive culture.


Please also look at our Discussion Page for up-to-date notices.




African Art and Economics in Urban Spaces, CAA annual conference, New York, February 11-14, 2015.


ASAUK Biennial Conference, the University of Sussex, 11th September 2014.


The University of Texas Africa Conference, African Diasporas: Old and New, April 3-6, 2014

16th ACASA Triennial Symposium on African Art, Brooklyn Museum, March 19 – 22, 2014


14th Triennial Symposium on African Art, Gainesville, FL (USA), March 28-31, 2007

13th Triennial Symposium on African Art, Cambridge, Boston, and Salem, Massachusetts (USA), March 31-April 3, 2004


African Studies Association 46th Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, October 30- November 2, 2003.

45th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association
Final Program
Roundtable/ New and Improved: Applications of Information Technology in Studies of African Visual Culture

·  43rd Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association
ACASA Members
Reception for Distinguished Africanist Award Recipients


·  12th International Symposium on African Art, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, April 25-29, 2001

·  The Cultured Body: African Fashion and Body Arts, The 2002 Oberman Humanities Symposium, Oct. 17-20, 2002, University of Iowa


2005 Annual Meeting (Washington, DC - November 17-20, 2005)
Health, Knowledge, and the Body/Politic in Africa and the African Diaspora