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Uche, the owner of this online gallery and founder of Uche African Art Foundation, is a Nigerian woman living in Amstelveen since more than 13 years and very much in touch with the artists and art scene in Nigeria.


Uche Africa Art Foundation (io)
This is a non-profit organization that aims at linking young artists in Nigeria and buyers in the Netherlands to offer these young artists a better chance for using and keeping their talents. The Foundation has of a board of influential persons directly or indirectly involved with art in Africa and The Netherlands. They help to constitute the foundation and bring their influence and network to bear to support the ambitions of the foundation.

The Board

The founding meeting with the board members

Left to right
Mr. Aydin Acik: (Executive production director AFWA, member); Mr. Rob den Hartog (managing director Incentive Europe, member); Ms Uche Nwatarali (Founder, Chairperson); Mr. Isidoor Wens (artist chairman Artots, Artceb, member); Dr. Herbert Schilthuis (Global director Health and Safety at Heineken, treasurer),
NB. not present Dr. Amadi Amadi (Phd Manager Safety & Environment Technical at Shell Oil Company Nigeria, member).

Phay meets Uche AfricaWebTV

UAAF Official Launching AfricaWebTV