​Call for applications 2024

​The Maputo Art Fair opens its first edition from March 15 to 17, 2024. This event marks a significant milestone as the first contemporary art fair in Mozambique. The premiere of this edition brings together an eclectic group of renowned exhibitors, including prominent galleries from neighboring South Africa, who are mainly dedicated to exhibiting contemporary art.
The Fair provides a unique experience in the vibrant city of Maputo. It presents itself as an essential platform for collectors, galleries, curators, artists and art journalists from all over the world to establish valuable connections. This text serves as an introduction to the fair, marking the beginning of an exciting journey. The main aim of the fair is to boost Mozambican culture and strengthen the art industry in the country.

​ The 2024 edition of Maputo Art Fair includes 1 main sector entitled TUMBULUKU, and 2 curated sections, SOLO and WAHENI.

The Art Fair has appointed the following curators:

Application deadline: December 15, 2023
Application fee: 5.000,00MT
Notification of acceptance or non-acceptance: December 23, 2023.

The Maputo Art Fair is now accepting applications for the Main Section, TUMBULUKU (deadline: December 15); and for the two curated sections SOLO and WAHENI (deadline: November 28).


​The main section takes up most of the fair, with 9 galleries, and brings together the country's leading galleries working with contemporary art of the highest quality.