About Us

WHO WE ARE

The Kuenyehia Trust for Contemporary Art is a not-for-profit organization established by Elikem Nutifafa Kuenyehia in 2013 to, amongst others: 

 
•    Promote and advance contemporary art, with a particular emphasis on contemporary art of African origin.
•    To support young, emerging and mid-career artists of African origin  and living in Africa.
•    To help develop a vibrant local and international market for African art;
•    To advance education in the art in Africa.
•    To invest or co-invest in creative enterprises that advance the promotion and development of the creative arts in Africa or elsewhere.

Governance

The day to day functions of the organization are executed by a team led by the Managing Trustee who in turn works with the trustee and youth boards under the guidance of an advisory board.