Exhibition The lightness of being

OpenArtExchange Hoogstraat 85, Schiedam, Netherlands

LOCK THE DATE – On February 26th you are warmly welcome at OpenArtExchange, Hoogstraat 85 in Schiedam to join the opening of our new group exhibition "The Lightness of Being" with paintings by Sam Ovraiti (Nigeria), mixed media works by Nubi (Nigeria/Benin/Senegal) and Patrick Musombwa (France/DR Congo) and abstract stone sculptures by Nely Koetsier (Schiedam). […]

Lille Art Up!

Art Up! 1 Boulevard des Cités Unies, Lille, France

This year we will be revisiting Lille Art Up!, representing some of our artists. Lille Art Up! is a contemporary art fair created in 2008 by Lille Grand Palais. Every year, it welcomes about a hundred contemporary art galleries and nearly 40,000 visitors during the four-days event.

First Art Fair

First Art Fair Amsterdam Piet Heinkade 27, Amsterdam, Noord Holland, Netherlands

From 24-27/3/2022 FIRST ART FAIR Amsterdam will open its doors for contemporary art lovers at Passenger Terminal Amsterdam, located on the IJ, where the large cruise liners dock in the summer and where cultural events take place in the winter. Request your free tickets now at info@openartexchange.com and visit us at Booth #77 with an […]

Solo exhibition “The World = Dialogue” by Benjamin Deguenon

OpenArtExchange Hoogstraat 85, Schiedam, Netherlands

Be warmly welcome to visit the solo exhibition  "The World = Dialogue" with an installation, paintings and drawings of Benjamin Deguenon (Benin). Immerse yourself in Deguenon's pictoral imaginary world, full of bizarre creatures that seem to have walked away from an ancient African fairy tale book with a touch of Basquiat and Joan Miro. Enjoy with […]


Atelier Anna Blom Hogeweg 90, Burgh-Haamstede, Netherlands

After 2 years of Covid postponements on 10-19 June you can finally visit the Kunstschouw again at Schouwen-Duiveland (Zeeland). On invitation by the curatorial committee, OpenArtExchange will represent the Angolan street artist Thó Simões at Atelier Anna Blom, Hogeweg 90 in Burgh-Haamstede. Thó Simões works from his base at the bustling Angolan capital city of […]

ART Laren 2022

Art Fair Laren De Brink, Laren, Netherlands

On 17-19 june you can visit us again at Art Laren, this time booth 38-39. Amongst others we are presenting this year a mix of African contemporary art from DR Congo, Nigeria and Benin. We have a limited number of free tickets available. If you are interested, please send a mail to info@openartexchange.com.

Open Ateliers Schiedam

OpenArtExchange Hoogstraat 85, Schiedam, Netherlands

During the Open Ateliers Schiedam weekend, the ongoing solo exhibition The World = Dialogue by the Beninese artist Benjamin Deguenon can be seen, with a large installation and paintings in a primitive narrative urban style with influences from Basquiat and Miró. A wide variety of contemporary art is presented in the salon style in the […]

Nachtbrötchen Amsterdam

NDSM Loods NDSM-Plein 28, Amsterdam, Netherlands

OpenArtExchange will participate in Nachtbrötchen again at the NDS-loods Amsterdam with a performance, installation and intricate textile works of Laftmonk aka Latifa Medjdoub (France/US/Algeria) and a fine selection of African contemporary art from DR Congo, Nigeria and Benin. Watch our news closer to the date Nachtbrötchen organises exceptional public art events, inspired by the concept […]

Group exhibition Africa Now II

OpenArtExchange Hoogstraat 85, Schiedam, Netherlands

On Saturday, August 27 between 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM we will festively open the group exhibition 'AFRICA NOW II' with 4 African artists from 4 different countries. Feel more than welcome to join the opening at 4 pm with vocals and guitar music by young talent Giulia Bandiziol, also lead singer and guitarist of […]

ART The Hague

Fokker Terminal Binckhorstlaan 249, Den Haag, Netherlands

From October 5-9 we will represent a fine selection of contemporary African art works at ART The Hague. The fair is held at The Fokker Terminal (Binckhorstlaan 249) in The Hague, where you are warmly welcome to visit our stand 43 from Wednesday till Sunday. This year we will bring the works of three Beninese […]