Circle Art

Circle is East Africa’s first arts agency, set-up to provide a consultancy service for artists, art institutions and the contemporary art market.

Through Circle Art Gallery and our consultancy we aim to give East Africa’s most talented artists greater visibility and increase access for collectors to the region’s lively and fast-developing art scene.

1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair London

Tahir Carl Karmali at Circle Art Gallery 1:54 African Art FairLondon
Tahir Carl Karmali, Untitled XII, 2014 (Detail)
Booth G7, West Wing, Somerset House, London, 5-8 October 2017

Circle is pleased to present works by Tahir Carl Karmali, Jackie Karuti and Alex Mawimbi.

Shabu Mwangi: The Stateless at Circle Art Gallery
Stillness of Lacking Home Identity, 2017 (Detail)

Shabu Mwangi: The Stateless

Circle Art Gallery, 26 September – 20 October 2017

Lawrence ‘Shabu’ Mwangi is an artist in search of individual and collective healing. In The Stateless Shabu recalls his interactions with asylum seekers whilst on a fellowship in Berlin.

Joburg Art Fair 2017

Sandton Convention Centre, 8 – 10 September 2017
Detail of Dickens Otieno for Circle Art Gallery at Joburg Art Fair 2017

Showing Asteria Malinzi, Dickens Otieno, Boniface Maina and Sidney Mang’ong’o.

The Motherboard by Michael Soi

Circle Art Gallery, 30 August to 16 September 2017
The Motherboard by Michael Soi at Circle Art Gallery

This exhibition shows, for the first time, photographs of the artist working directly with the human body.