Souad Abdelrassoul, Behind the River, 2020, Acrylic on canvas, 90 x 60 cm
Courtesy of Circle Art Gallery
Circle, founded in 2012, is creating a strong and sustainable art market for East African artists by supporting and promoting innovative artists currently practicing. In 2015, Circle opened a gallery space in Nairobi aiming to become the foremost exhibition space in East Africa. It exhibits carefully curated modern and contemporary art and invites guest curators to collaborate. Circle also holds an annual auction of Modern and Contemporary East African art in Nairobi.