|“Contemporary Africana culture, music, dance, art and film, represents some of the world’s most spirited, esthetic and inspiring popular culture.”|
Ludlow Bailey, a curator of culture as art, art broker, writer and art adviser, is extremely passionate about contemporary global African Diaspora culture. Currently Managing Director of CADA, a multimedia platform designed to present and promote the visual art culture of the African Diaspora, Mr. Bailey enthusiastically promotes the marketing, public relations and strategic business planning services for mid-career visual/established artists and for non-profits in the art industry.
Well informed and a step ahead of the art market in London, New York, Paris, Chicago, Los Angeles, Johannesburg, Berlin and Miami, Mr. Bailey regularly attends many of the world’s leading art fairs and museums. Is curator in residence at the ARC in Opa Locka, consulting curator for the Great Miami Visitor and Convention Bureau’s Art of Black campaign and producer of Art Basel’s annual panel discussion on Contemporary African Diaspora Art.
Mr. Bailey earned his B.A. in Philosophy from Brown University, where he was awarded a Thomas Watson Fellowship, which allowed him to study Contemporary African Philosophy at the University of Ghana, the University of Dakar and the American University in Cairo. His Master’s Degree in International Affairs is from Columbia University.