BY Fredrick Ngugi, 4:30pm October 05, 2016,

5 Revolutionary African Artists Who are Changing the African Narrative

Contemporary artwork by Kudzanai Chiurai. Photo Credit: MG

In the 21st century, contemporary African artists are playing a distinct role in telling the African story and pushing the African agenda, both locally and internationally.

The contemporary art scene on the continent is dynamic and innovative as artists create work highlighting the diverse beauty, incredible opportunity, and complex realities that are found in Africa.

Click through to see our list of the top five contemporary African artists of the 21st century.

Last Edited by:Sandra Appiah Updated: October 5, 2016

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