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