The Durban African Art Centre Association provides thousands of unemployed artists and craftspeople with opportunities of self-employment and economic upliftment and the ability to earn a sustainable living. We reach out to some of the poorest communities in KwaZulu Natal; the youth, rural women, the disabled, the unemployed and persons affected by HIV and AIDS. We have built a reputation for supplying specialized, high quality products hand crafted products. Every purchase made from the African Art Centre provides a sustainable income for more than 1 000 crafters supported by the Centre.
Our Core Purpose
To acknowledge, respect, appreciate, promote and preserve the creative efforts of black artists and crafters. To better the quality of their lives and to ensure that they are able to earn a sustainable living from their artistic creativity and craftsmanship