Ancient arts of North America, Oceania and Africa
The gallery specializes in Ancient Tribal Arts from Africa, Oceania & North America.
Julien Flak is a certified expert in ancient arts of North America and Oceania and a member of CECOA (the European Chamber of Expert-Advisors in Fine Art).
The gallery closely works with the major ethnography museums around the world (Musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac in Paris, Musée des Confluences in Lyon, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Rietberg Museum in Zurich, museums in Tahiti, Taiwan, Jerusalem, etc.).
The gallery also participates in important art fairs around the world. This includes exhibitions at the Art + Design Pavilion (PAD fair), Paris Tribal and Parcours des Mondes in Paris, the Bourgogne Tribal show as well as the annual AOA/ MATA Fair in New York.
Every year, the gallery stages a major exhibition. Our latest events include the following exhibitions and publications:
In the Arctic, 2020-2021
Ferocious Poetry, Ancient arts of New Ireland, 2019
Archaic Eskimo, 2016
First Nations, Native American Art, 2014
Katsinam, Hopi & Zuni Kachina dolls, 2013
Nigeria Masters of Movement, 2012
Face to Face Ritual Art / Industrial Objects, 2011
Papua New Guinea, 2009
Totems & Shamans of Alaska and the Northwest Coast, 2008
Mossi Fertility Dolls (a not-for-profit-exhibition), 2008
Ibeji: The Yoruba worship of the twins, 2001.