Forget Commodities. Art Prices Are Rising: 50 African Artists You Should Be Investing In
Africa’s economy may be reeling from volatile oil and commodities prices, but prices are holding steady or rising for many of the continent’s African artists you should be investing in. Works by Africa’s best-known living artists often sell for less than $150,000 — the asking price at auction for works by much younger, less time-tested artists in New York. Here are artists from Zimbabwe, Ivory Coast, South Africa, Kenya and Angola that you should be watching if you’re interested in investing in African art.