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African art is space-bound
22 March 2018
The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT) today announced a competition for African artists which will see the winner's creation gracing the launcher of a meteorological satellite in 2021.
The announcement was made at the official opening of "Lumiѐres d'Afriques", a unique exhibition of African art being staged at EUMETSAT's Darmstadt headquarters during a six-week visit to Germany.
Image credit: John Goba - The Missellinius Mask Head